General Peter Schoomaker. Early in his career, General Peter Schoomaker was a Reconnaissance Platoon Leader and Rifle Company Commander.
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P-38 Lightning. Most Pictures of Richard Bong show him in the Cockpit of a P-38 Lightning.
Alben Barkley. Alban Barkley was Truman's Vice President from 1949-1953.
Dwight D. Eisenhower. Over 275,000 German and Italian troops were taken prisoner after the Axis forces surrendered on May 13, 1943.
Great Charter. Magna Carta is a charter agreed by King John which means Great Charter or The Great Charter of the Liberties of England.
Cancer. Though not known to the public, Cleveland had his cancerous upper jaw removed.
Israel. Golda Meir lived both in Kiev and in the U.S. as a youth.