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Smedley Butler
Smedley Butler

Major General Smedley Darlington Butler , nicknamed "Old Gimlet Eye", was a senior United States Marine Corps officer who fought in both the Mexican Revolution and World War I. Butler was, at the time of his death, the most decorated Marine in U.S. history. During his 34-year career as a Marine, he participated in military actions in the Philippines, China, in Central America and the Caribbean during the Banana Wars, and France in World War I. Butler later became an outspoken critic of American wars and their consequences.

Sedlec Ossuary
Sedlec Ossuary

The Sedlec Ossuary is a small Roman Catholic chapel, located beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints (Czech: Hřbitovní kostel Všech Svatých), part of the former Sedlec Abbey in Sedlec, a suburb of Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic. The ossuary is estimated to contain the skeletons of between 40,000 and 70,000 people, whose bones have, in many cases, been artistically arranged to form decorations and furnishings for the chapel.

Sedlec-Prčice
Sedlec-Prčice

Sedlec-Prčice is a town in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 2,900 inhabitants.

Sedley baronets
Sedley baronets

There have been three baronetcies created for members of the Sedley family of Kent, all in the Baronetage of England. All three creations are extinct.

Sedlec (Mladá Boleslav District)

Sedlec is a village and municipality in Mladá Boleslav District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic.

Sedlec (České Budějovice District)
Sedlec (České Budějovice District)

Sedlec is a village and municipality in České Budějovice District in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 20.25 square kilometres (7.82 sq mi), and has a population of 476 (as at 31 December 2007).

Sedlec (Břeclav District)
Sedlec (Břeclav District)

Sedlec is a village and municipality (obec) in Břeclav District in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 20.78 square kilometres (8.02 sq mi), and has a population of 828 (as at 28 August 2006).

Sedlec (Litoměřice District)
Sedlec (Litoměřice District)

Sedlec is a village and municipality in Litoměřice District in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 3.99 square kilometres (1.54 sq mi), and has a population of 188 (as at 31 December 2007).

Sedlec (Třebíč District)
Sedlec (Třebíč District)

Sedlec is a village and municipality in Třebíč District in the Vysočina Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 9.42 square kilometres (3.64 sq mi), and has a population of 248 (as at 3 July 2006).

Sedlec Abbey
Sedlec Abbey

Sedlec Abbey is a former Cistercian monastery in Sedlec, part of Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic. Founded in 1142, it was the first Cistercian foundation in Bohemia.

Březová nad Svitavou
Březová nad Svitavou

Březová nad Svitavou is a small town in Svitavy District in the Czech Republic. It is on the stretch of the Svitava river which historically marked the border between Bohemia and Moravia.

Sedlec (Prague-East District)

Sedlec is a village in the Prague-East District, Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. As of July 3, 2006 it had 202 inhabitants.

Sedlec (Plzeň-North District)
Sedlec (Plzeň-North District)

Sedlec is a village and municipality in Plzeň-North District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 5.96 square kilometres (2.30 sq mi), and has a population of 94 (as at 3 July 2006).