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U.S. Army general who directed all American air combat in France during World War I.
He graduated from George Washington University and began serving in the Spanish American War at age eighteen.
He is considered the father and founder of the U.S. Air Force.
He was the French-born son of a Wisconsin Senator.
He was posthumously awarded the rank of Major General by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.