Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower had previously been a five-star general in the U. Army WWII & served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe. In he became the first supreme commander of NATO.
From Traces of Texas:Dwight Eisenhower's rather remarkable 1912 West Point graduation portrait. He was a handsome, clean cut young lad! I wonder if you would have told him at that point how his life was going to end up if he would have ever believed you.
Dwight D. Eisenhower President of the U. and First Lady Mamie Dowd Eisenhower On Valentine's Day in Ike gave Mamie a miniature of his West Point class ring to seal their engagement. They got married on July 1 that year when he was she was