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Flag officers who:
Accidently was killed by his own men:
* Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson.
* “Mickey” Marcus. [Major General - - Israeli Army]
* Died in an auto accident:
* George S. Patton.
* Walton Walker.
Had their heads lopped off and put on a pole:
* Abd ar-Rahman. [Muslim commander at Tours. His full name was Abu Said Abdul Rahman ibn Abdullah ibn Bishr ibn Al Sarem Al 'Aki Al Ghafiqi.]
* “Chinese” Gordon.
* Ali Pasha [Turkish commander at Lepanto.]
Saw his command become a panicky, fleeing mob:
* Mc Dowell.
Victorious while suffering from infirmity:
* Lord Nelson.
* Hu Sha-hu. [Chinese eunuch general who defeated Genghis Khan.]
Served under Hitler - - was part Jewish: [this one could get me in trouble!]
Rose from rank of private to General:
* Enoch Powell. [not to be confused with Colin Powell.]
More categories and name can be added? Suggestions anyone?!
Labels: Flag Officer