Some day there is going to be a man sitting in my present chair who has not been raised in the military services and who will have little understanding of where slashes in their estimates can be made with little or no damage. If that should happen while we still have the state of tension that now exists in the world, I shudder to think of what could happen in this country
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Source Notes: Source: President DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER, letter to Everett E. Hazlett, August 20, 1956.William Bragg Ewald, Jr., Eisenhower the President, p. 248 . Date of the letter provided by the Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kansas.
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower (October 14, 1890 March 28, 1969) was an American soldier and politician. He served as the 34th President of the United States (19531961) as well as Supreme Commander of the Allied forces in Europe during World War II, with the rank of General of the Army.
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