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George Washington George Washington was the first Commander in Chief of the US military
George Washington was the first Commander in Chief of the U.S. military. Washington became the first President of the United States in 1789.
The president of the US.
The President of the United States is also the "Commander-in-Chief" of all U.S. armed forces. His policies and directions are then carried out by the Secretary of Defense, and… in turn by each of the service's own Secretaries (Secretary of the Army, etc.).
George Washington was the first US Commander-in-Chief
The President of the United States is the Commander-in-Cheif of the US Military. It is currently Barack Obama. :[
The US President .
George Washington was the first , since he was the first President. Article II, Section Two, Clause One of the US Constitution empowers the President of the US as the Comman…der in Chief. (Washington was also the commander-in-chief of the Colonial Army )
Dwight Eisenhower .
In US Army
All of them have been commander in chief. It goes with the rank or position. All Presidents have to assume that duty.