Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.

Military Person

1887 – 1944

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Who was Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.?

Theodore "Ted" Roosevelt III, was an American political and business leader, a veteran of both the 20th century's world wars, who was awarded the Medal of Honor. He was the eldest son of President Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Roosevelt.

Roosevelt was instrumental in the forming of the American Legion in 1919. He later served as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Governor of Puerto Rico, Governor-General of the Philippines, Chairman of the Board of American Express Company, and Vice-President at Doubleday Books, and as a Brigadier General in the United States Army.

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Born
Sep 13, 1887
Cove Neck
Also known as
  • Theodore Roosevelt
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Ethnicity
  • Dutch-American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Education
  • Harvard University
Died
Jul 12, 1944
Normandy

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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