John F. Forrest

John F. Forrest

John Franklin "Jack" Forrest (June 20, 1927-May 27, 1997) was a 1949 graduate of the United States Military Academy and a career U.S. Army officer and combat commander during the Korean War and Vietnam War era.

Read more about John F. Forrest:  Youth, Early Military Career and Korea, Post-war Career and Commands, Post-Army Career and Retirement

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    Stupid is as stupid does.
    Eric Roth, U.S. screenwriter. Directed by Robert Zemekis. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks)

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