GENERAL WILLIAM WESTMORELAND SIGNED TIME MAGAZINE COVER, "W. C. Westmoreland", February 19, 1965, shows U. S. Commander Westmoreland at the point of "Escalation in Viet Nam". The cover shows a close up of the four-star general overlaid on a Boris Chaliapin artist rendering of American soldiers in the rice paddies. In fine condition, with irregular left edge and a few creases.
William Childs Westmoreland (1914-2005) was a United States Army General, most notably commander of United States forces during the Vietnam War from 1964 to 1968. He served as Chief of Staff of the United States Army from 1968 to 1972.
Boris Chaliapin (1904-79) he illustrated over 400 covers for Time magazine.