Eli K. Cole

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Eli Kelley Cole
Born (1867-09-01)September 1, 1867
New York City, New York
Died July 4, 1929
San Francisco, California
Place of burial Carmel, New York
Allegiance United States United States of America
Service/branch United States Navy
United States Marine Corps
Years of service 1888 - 1890 (USN) 1890 - 1929 (USMC)
Rank US-O8 insignia.svg Major General
Commands held Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps
41st Infantry Division
Awards Navy Cross

Eli Kelley Cole (September 1, 1867 – July 4, 1929) was the first Assistant to the Commandant of the Marine Corps from 1911 to 1915. He also briefly commanded the 41st Infantry Division at the end of World War I.

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