The Man For All Seasons

The Man for All Seasons sequence will explore aspects of George C. Marshall’s life that are often overshadowed by his monumental achievements as chief of staff and secretary of state, including his time at a cadet at the Virginia Military Institute, his tenure as President of the American Red Cross, and his chairmanship of the American Battle Monuments Commission. Although less well-known, Marshall’s experiences in these positions, which occurred during different stages of his life, provide valuable insights into Marshall’s development as a leader and public servant as well as further highlight the extent of his contributions to the U.S. and the world.