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American warriors : five presidents in the Pacific theater of World War II

Author: Duane T Hove
Publisher: Shippensburg, PA : Burd Street Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lyndon B. Johnson and John F. Kennedy were commissioned officers before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. ford sought and receive officer's commissions in 1942. George H.W. Bush entered the Naval Reserve as a seaman, second class, after graduating from high school in 1942 and was commissioned in June 1943 during flight training. During the war, Johnson conducted an inspection tour  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Hove, Duane T., 1945-
American warriors.
Shippensburg, PA : Burd Street Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)756194332
Named Person: Lyndon B Johnson; John F Kennedy; Richard M Nixon; Gerald R Ford; George W Bush
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Duane T Hove
ISBN: 1572493070 9781572493070
OCLC Number: 51534723
Description: xiv, 246 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Lyndon B. Johnson: President's Representative --
2. John F. Kennedy: PT Boat Skipper --
3. Richard M. Nixon: Ground Aviation Officer --
4. Gerald R. Ford: Officer of the Deck --
5. George H.W. Bush: Torpedo Bomber Pilot.
Responsibility: Duane T. Hove.

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Lyndon B. Johnson and John F. Kennedy were commissioned officers before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. ford sought and receive officer's commissions in 1942. George H.W. Bush entered the Naval Reserve as a seaman, second class, after graduating from high school in 1942 and was commissioned in June 1943 during flight training. During the war, Johnson conducted an inspection tour of MacArthur's newly formed Southwest Pacific command and embarked as an observer on a bombing mission over New Guinea. Kennedy skippered two PT boats in the Solomon Islands, one of which was lost in a collision with a Japanese destroyer. Nixon commanded ground aviation support units in the Solomon Islands. Ford, officer of the deck of the light aircraft carrier USS Monterey, survived an encounter with a deadly typhoon. Bush, flying off the light aircraft carrier USS San Jacinto, parachuted to safety and was rescued at sea when his TBM Avenger fighter bomber was shot down over Chichi Jima in the Bonin Islands. Duane Hove's five years of research and interviews shed new light on this period of our leader's history. His accounts provide detailed description, void of folklore, of the presidents' wartime military service.

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