Chesty Puller — American Soldier born on June 26, 1898, died on October 11, 1971

Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller was a United States Marine Corps lieutenant general and is the most decorated Marine in American history. He fought guerrillas in Haiti and Nicaragua, and participated in battles of World War II and the Korean War. Puller retired from the Marine Corps with 37 years service in 1955 and lived in Virginia... (wikipedia)