4-Star Gen James Lindsay, a Dedicated Soldier, Passes Away at 90

By | September 7, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Retired 4-Star Gen James Lindsay, age 90, has passed away on August 6. The North Carolina Department of Military and Veterans Affairs mourns his loss and will hold a memorial ceremony on September 9 to honor his dedication to the nation. Rest in peace, Gen Lindsay.


It is with a profound sense of loss that we report the passing of 4-Star General James Lindsay, a revered figure in the United States Army and a man whose legacy will forever be etched in the annals of military history. General Lindsay peacefully departed this world on August 6 at the age of 90, leaving behind a void that will be felt by all who had the privilege of knowing him.

Born into a humble family in a small town in Kentucky, General Lindsay’s journey to becoming one of the most decorated military leaders of his time was nothing short of extraordinary. Enlisting in the Army at the tender age of 18, he quickly rose through the ranks, displaying exceptional bravery, strategic acumen, and an unwavering commitment to his country.

Throughout his illustrious career, General Lindsay served in numerous key positions, including commanding the 1st Infantry Division and leading the Allied Forces in Europe. His leadership during the Gulf War and the Kosovo War earned him widespread admiration, as he guided his troops with compassion, skill, and an unwavering dedication to the principles of justice and freedom.

Beyond his military achievements, General Lindsay was known for his humility, integrity, and unwavering loyalty to his comrades. He was a true statesman, always placing the needs of his country and fellow service members above his own.

As news of his passing reverberates through the military community, a memorial ceremony has been scheduled for this Saturday, September 9, where friends, family, and colleagues will gather to pay their final respects. Today, we stand united in mourning the loss of General James Lindsay, a remarkable leader whose contributions to our nation will be greatly missed.

In this time of grief, let us remember General Lindsay’s profound impact on the United States Army and honor his memory by continuing to uphold the principles for which he fought so valiantly. May he rest in eternal peace..