General George Catlett Marshall, Jr.
George Catlett Marshall, Jr. (December 31, 1880 – October 16, 1959), an American soldier and statesman known for hisleadership roles during World War II and the Cold War, sculpted by Zenos Frudakis. Chief of Staff of the United States Army, Secretary of State, and the third Secretary of Defense, he was hailed as the "organizer of victory" by Winston Churchill for his leadership of the Allied victory in World War II. Marshall served as the United States Army Chief of Staff during the war and as the chief military adviser to President Franklin D. Roosevelt. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1953.
Size: Life size
Location: Virginia Military Institute, General George C. Marshall Foundation, Lexington, Virginia
Collection: Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia