Dwight D. Eisenhower - Wikipedia
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower (/ ..
During the late and early Eisenhower's career in the peacetime Army stagnated. He was assigned to the , directed by General , then to the , and then served as executive officer to General , Assistant Secretary of War, from to . He then served as chief military aide to General , Army Chief of Staff, until , when he accompanied MacArthur to the , where he served as assistant military advisor to the Philippine government. He was promoted to in after sixteen years as a Major.
Military career of Dwight D. Eisenhower - Wikipedia
Eisenhower returned to the U.S. in and held a series of staff positions in Washington, D.C., , and Texas. In June he was appointed Chief of Staff to General , Commander of the 3rd Army, at , Texas. He was promoted to Brigadier-General in September . Although his administrative abilities had been noticed, on the eve of the U.S. entry into he had never held an active command and was far from being considered as a potential commander of major operations.