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Martin Richard Hoffmann
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Martin Richard Hoffmann
12th United States Secretary of the Army
In office
August 5, 1975 – February 13, 1977
President Gerald R. Ford
Preceded by Norman R. Augustine (acting)
Succeeded by Clifford L. Alexander, Jr.
Personal details
Born (1932-04-20)April 20, 1932
Stockbridge, Massachusetts
Died July 14, 2014(2014-07-14) (aged 82)
Warrenton, Virginia
Spouse(s) Margaret Ann McCabe (1961)
Alma mater Princeton University (1954)

Martin Richard Hoffmann (April 20, 1932 – July 14, 2014) was an American politician. He served as the United States Secretary of the Army between 1975 and 1977.

Martin was born in Stockbridge, Massachusetts on April 20, 1932.

Hoffmann served as general counsel of the Department of Defense, 1974 - 75. He was appointed as Secretary of the Army from August 5, 1975 until February 13, 1977.

He died of cancer in Warren, Virginia, aged 82.


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