82. Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in?

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Before becoming the 34th president of the United States in 1953, Dwight D. Eisenhower served as a major general in World War II. As commander of U.S. forces and supreme commander of the Allies in Europe, he led the successful D-Day invasion of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944. In 1952, he retired from active service in the military. He was elected president of the United States later that year. As president, he established the interstate highway system and in 1953, the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (now known as Health and Human Services) was created. He oversaw the end of the Korean War. Eisenhower left the White House in 1961, after serving two terms as president.

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Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in?
True of false: As commander of U.S. forces and supreme commander of the Allies in Europe, Eisenhower led the successful D-Day invasion of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944
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