Gen. H. Norman SchwarzkopfGen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, a four-star Army general who led allied forces to a quick, decisive victory over Saddam Hussein's Iraqi military in the 1991 Persian Gulf War, died Dec. 27 in Tampa. He was 78. At left, Gen. Schwarzkopf during Operation Desert Storm in Saudi Arabia. READ: Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf obituaryBob Daugherty/AP
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