Dwight Eisenhower

Dwight Eisenhower:


born October 14th, 1890 in Denison, Texas.

nicknamed “Ike”

After High school he Worked with his dad in a creamery because he could not afford college but found out that going to military school would be free.
He went to West Point Military Academy in 1911 and upon graduation was stationed in Texas where he met his wife Mamie.
Was the 34th President of the United States from 1953-1961
•One of the greatest military commanders of the United States and quickly went up ranks becoming a five-star General.
• After Pearl Harbor Dwight was assigned to the general staff in Washington, where he served until June 1942 with responsibility for creating the major war plans to defeat Japan and Germany.

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