Omar Bradley was born on February in Clark, Missouri. In he graduated from West Point. He commanded all US troops in the Normandy Invasion. In he was named the first chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
"Katya Budanova (Катя Буданова), was a fighter pilot in the Soviet Air Force during World War II. With 11 air victories, she was one of the world's two female fighter aces along with Lydia Litvyak." She chose fighter ace over fashion model, apparently.
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower had previously been a five-star general in the U. Army WWII & served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe. In he became the first supreme commander of NATO.
Original caption: 'Three U. Army field commanders during (sic) impromptu conference with supreme commander/Sig.', General Dwight D. Eisenhower, General George Patton, General Omar Bradley and General Courtney Hodges, March