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

Ronald Reagen (40th President of the United States) Branch: United States Army Reserves/ Army Air Corps - Job: Cavalry/Motion Picture Unit - Rank: Captain - Unit: - Service: WWII - Notes:

Richard Nixon (37th President of the United States) Branch: United States Navy - Job: Logistics - Rank: Lieutenant Commander - Unit: - Service: WWII - Notes:

Lyndon Johnson (36th President of the United States) Branch: United States Navy - Job: - Rank: Lieutenant Commander - Unit: - Service: WWII - Notes: Silver Star

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 - 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)

John Coltrane (jazz saxophonist) Branch: United States Navy - Job: Apprentice Seamen - Rank: - Unit: - Service: WWII era - Notes:

Edward Latimer Beach, Jr. in 1960 Nickname Ned Born April 20, 1918 New York City, New York Died December 1, 2002 (aged 84) Washington, D.C. Buried at United States Naval Academy Cemetery Allegiance United States of America Service/branch United States Navy Years of service 1939-1966 Rank Captain Commands held USS Piper (SS-409) USS Amberjack (SS-522) USS Trigger (SS-564) USS Williamsburg (AGC-369) USS Salamonie (AO-26) USS Triton (SSRN-586) Submarine Squadron Eight Battles

Daniel Inoye, senior United States Senator from Hawaii, member of the Democratic Party, and the President pro tempore of the United States Senate. In WWII, Inoye served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, the most-highly decorated unit in the history of the US Army, and was awarded the Medal of Honor.

A young James A. Garfield, 20th President of the United States.

United States Navy Signal Flags, Vintage Illustration, Nautical, World War I Era, 1917. $ 10.00, via Etsy.