(via J’aime Ike button - Political Buttons by ButtonsofMort)
“…on D-Day 1944, [Ike] was Supreme Commander of the troops invading FRANCE. After the war assume supreme command over the new NATO forces being assembled in 1951. Republican emissaries to his headquarters near PARIS persuaded him to run for President in 1952.
"I like Ike" was an irresistible slogan ; Eisenhower won a sweeping victory.