Nomination of Maj. Gen. Alexander Meigs Haig, Jr., USA, to the rank of general, U.S. Army.

Hearing, Ninety-second Congress, second session ... October 6, 1972.
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Nomination of Maj. Gen. Alexander Meigs Haig, Jr., USA, to the rank of general, U.S. Army.

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Hearing, Ninety-second Congress, second session October 6, Nomination of Maj. Gen. Alexander Meigs Haig, Jr., USA, to the rank of general, U.S.

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(December 2, – Febru ) was a United States Army general who served as the United States Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan and White House Chief of Staff under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Haig served as Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, the number-two ranking officer in the Army.

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Haig Jr., the four-star general who served as a confrontational secretary of state under President Ronald Reagan and a commanding White House chief of staff as the Nixon administration crumbled, died Saturday at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in to the rank of general.

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(December 2, – Febru ) was a United States Army general who served as the United States Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan and White House Chief of Staff under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford.

He also served as Vice Chief of Staff Political party: Republican. Montgomery Cunningham Meigs was born on 3 May in Augusta, Georgia, the son of Charles Delucena Meigs (19 February Juneburied in Hamanassett County, Pennsylvania), and Mary Montgomery Meigs (14 December May ).

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