The United States Constitution names the President of the United States the
commander in .... Served as Engineer-in-Chief on the Governor's staff,
Quartermaster General and Inspector General of ...
Oct 15, 2014 ... general: “U.S. Army. an officer of any of the five highest ranks: a ..... /2013/
*Highest rank held by presidents in uniformed service. George Washington,
General and Commander in Chief, Continental Army 1775-1783. Thomas
Feb 24, 2004 ... Who were the 12 U.S presidents who served as Generals in the. ... Related FAQ:
U.S. Civil War FAQ, Part 1/2 ... Your name or nickname:.
Listing of all Five Star Generals of American military history. ... The Five-Star rank
for the American military was created during World War 2 when senior officers
were ... World War 2 and the Korean War (their awarding date follows their name)
. ... being posthumously bestowed the honor by President Gerald Ford in 1976.
Nov 16, 2003 ... How many military generals eventually became US presidents Please name ...
Please name them. ... What US presidents were also generals?
Feb 16, 2015 ... Do you know how many of our Presidents served in the military? 26 of 44. ... 1775
-1778; Andrew Jackson: Major General, U.S. Army 1814-1821 ...
From George Washington to George W. Bush, 26 of America's presidents served
in ... rather than as a commanding general with military forces at his disposal.
Feb 21, 2011 ... Military Roots: Presidents who were Veterans. ... as a civilian, rather than as a
commanding general with military forces at his disposal. ... the military offered an
opportunity for a bright, aspiring man to make a name for himself.
Jul 7, 2016 ... ... U.S. Army five-star generals have there been and who were they? ... an Act of
May 14, 1800, specifically authorized President Adams to ...