Matthew B Ridgway, fully Matthew Bunker Ridgway

Matthew B
Ridgway, fully Matthew Bunker Ridgway
1895
1993

American Four Star Army General, nickname "Old Iron Tits", Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

Author Quotes

Only effective and inspired leadership will carry units to victory in that arduous and finally determining aspect of warfare -- ground combat.

Every mission accomplished.

No ground gained was ever relinquished.

In setting our military goals we need first of all to recognize that most of the world’s most basic woes do not lend themselves to purely military solutions.

Physical courage is never in short supply in a fighting army. Moral courage sometimes is.

Author Picture
First Name
Matthew B
Last Name
Ridgway, fully Matthew Bunker Ridgway
Birth Date
1895
Death Date
1993
Bio

American Four Star Army General, nickname "Old Iron Tits", Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom