Charles P. Stone

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This article is about the 20th-century American general. For the 19th-century American general and explorer, see Charles Pomeroy Stone.

Charles P. Stone (June 17, 1915 – February 6, 2012),[1] also known as Charlie Stone, was a career United States Army officer during the middle of the 20th century. After serving in World War II, in 1968 Major General Stone commanded the U.S. Army's 4th Infantry Division in Vietnam, leading his division to success during the Tet offensive.[2]


  1. ^ "Maj. Gen. Charles P. Stone". Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal. Gloucester and Mathews, Virginia: Tidewater Newspapers. March 7, 2012. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  2. ^ Edelman, Bernard (January–February 2011). "Charlie Stone: VVA's Maverick General". The VVA Veteran. Silver Spring, Maryland: Vietnam Veterans of America. 31 (1): 29–30. Retrieved April 8, 2013.