U.S. Marine Corps Dictionary

Barnett, George

Twelfth Commandant of the Marine Corps. A Wisconsin native, born on Dec. 9, 1859, who became the first graduate of the U. S. Naval Academy to be appointed Commandant. He served as Major General Commandant from February 25, 1914 until June 30, 1920. He died April 27, 1930.

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