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Eisenhower, Dwight David, 1890-1969

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1890 - 1969

Dwight D. Eisenhower was was an American army general and statesman who served as the 34th president of the United States from 1953 to 1961. During World War II, he became a five-star general in the Army and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force in Europe. He was responsible for planning and supervising the invasion of North Africa in Operation Torch in 1942–43 and the successful invasion of Normandy in 1944–45 from the Western Front.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Washington to Mr. [Russell] Larmon, Letter

Mss 954455
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 954455
Overview President Eisenhower writes to Assistant Secretary of Health Russell R. Larmon, regretting his decision to resign and wishing him well.