Mourning the loss of Gen. Schwarzkopf as an "American patriot and one of the great military leaders of his generation," the former president praised the man who led Coalition forces in ejecting Saddam Hussein from Kuwait during the 1991 Gulf War.

H. Norman Schwarzkopf, the retired general credited with leading U.S.-allied forces to a victory in the first Gulf War, died today at age 78. The man who Defense Secretary Leon Panetta today called "one of the great military giants of the 20th century

General H. Norman Schwarzkopf — the commander of U.S. forces during the first Iraq conflict — has died in Tampa, Florida.Schwarzkopf became popularly…

Norman Schwarzkopf, the retired general best known for his command of Desert Storm, died Thursday at age 78. His career was remembered by politicians and fellow members of the military, who eulogized him as, in the words of Colin Powell, "a great

Mourning the loss of Gen. Schwarzkopf as an "American patriot and one of the great military leaders of his generation," the former president praised the man who led Coalition forces in ejecting Saddam Hussein from Kuwait during the 1991 Gulf War.