Presley Morehead Rixey
Brigadier General, United States Marine Corps
son of Presley Marion Rixey, Colonel, United
States Marine Corps, he was born on 17 November 1904 in Yokahama, Japan,
where his Father was stationed at the time.
His father was the nephew of Presley Marion Rixey, Rear Admiral, United States Navy.
Although the Rixey family has been prominent
in America for many generations, little has been found to date regarding
General Rixey's life and service in the Marine Corps. Should you
have any biographical information about him, kindly forward same to the
First Battalion, Tenth Marines (World War II): Commanding Officer, Lieuenant Colonel Presley M. Rixey.
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