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Which US presidents have served in the navy?
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Which US presidents served in the US Navy?
Six presidents served in the US navy. John F. Kennedy Jimmy Carter George H. W. Bush joined the navy but soon got into flying bombing misssions for the navy. There was no separate air force at that time. Gerald Ford Richard Nixon were all on active duty in the navy Lyndon B. Johnson served in the naval reserve but went on one danger reconaissance mission and earned a medal.
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What president was commanded by another president?
Actually many future Presidents were commanded by Presidents. Example: JF Kennedy served in the Navy under Roosevelt and Trueman (Who served in the Army under Wilson). LB Johnson served in the Navy under FDR, George HW Bush served in the Navy under FDR & Trueman. Many of the Presidents served in the military and took orders from the Presidents in office.