Definition of Davis, Benjamin Oliver in English:

Davis, Benjamin Oliver

Syllabification: Da·vis, Benjamin Oliver
Pronunciation: /ˈdāvis
 
/
( 1877–1970), US military leader. In 1940, he became the first African-American general in the US Army. His son, Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. (1912–2002), an aviator, became the first African-American Air Force general in 1954.

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