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Johnny Carson (TV host) Branch: United States Navy - Job: Communications officer - Rank: Ensign - Unit:USS Pennsylvania - Service: WWII - Notes:

George H. W. Bush (41st President of the United States) Branch: United States Navy - Job: Pilot - Rank: Lt. JG - Unit: VT-51 - Service: WWII Notes: Shot down over the Pacific, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal (3)

In 1941, Buddy Ebsen decided to apply for a Navy commission but was turned down…

Spiro Agnew-Army-1941- Tank Commander and received a Bronze Star- (39th Vice President of the United States)

Gerald Ford (39th President of the United States) Branch: United States Navy - Job: Antiaircraft Battery Officer - Rank: Commander - Unit: U.S.S. Monterey - Service: WWII Notes: Bronze Star (2), Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with nine engagement stars for operations in the Gilbert Islands, Bismarck Archipelago, Marshall Islands, Asiatic and Pacific carrier raids, Hollandia, Marianas, Western Carolines, Western New Guinea, and the Leyte Operation

Jimmy Carter (38th President of the United States) Branch: United States Navy - Job: Submarine officer - Rank: Lieutenant - Unit: U.S.S. Pomfret - Service: Post WWII

Rear Admiral Isaac C. Kidd, US Navy Medal of Honor recipient USS Arizona (BB 39) attack on Pearl Harbor, World War II December 7, 1941. USS Kidd (DDG 100) is named in his honor.

Presidents in uniform: George H.W. Bush, US Navy pilot, WWII.

BOB BARKER - NAVY - GAMESHOW HOST - On the outbreak of World War II, Barker served in the United States Navy as a fighter pilot. However, the war ended before he was assigned to a seagoing squadron.

Talk show host, Regis Philbin served as a Supply Officer in the United States Navy.