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There have been 43 men who served as US president so far. Of these, three were career military officers, namely Zachary Taylor, Ulysses Grant and Dwight Eisenhower. George Washington, William Henry Harrison and Andrew Jackson all had several years of professional army service, but did not really have a military careers. Several others saw temporary war-time military service-- see the related question for more detail.

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Q: How many US Presidents have there been so far and how many of these were former military?
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