BARBARA BABCOCK

FILM & TELEVISION ACTRESS

Barbara Babcock is reportedly a Military Brat and an Overseas School Alumnus.  She attended Yoyogi Elementary School at Washington Heights in Japan from 1947 to 1949 as a 5th and 6th grader.

She is most noted for her acting in the television series “Hill Street Blues” and many films.

BARBARA LEE (1946- )

REPRESENTATIVE (D-CA)

Representative Lee is an Army Brat.

Congresswoman Lee was born in El Paso, Texas. She moved from Texas to California in 1960 with her military family parents, and attended high school at San Fernando High School, San Fernando, California. Lee’s father was a lieutenent colonel in the US Army.

Representative Lee’s official website is: http://lee.house.gov/

BENJAMIN O. DAVIS, JR. (1912- )

Born in Washington, Benjamin O. Davis Jr. was an army brat whose father set him a challenging example. The elder Davis became a brigadier general in 1940, the U.S. Army’s first black general.

The younger Davis paralleled his father’s illustrious career. He graduated from West Point in 1936 and began his military career at Fort Benning in Georgia. In 1942, he joined the Army Air Corps and took command of the 99th Fighter Squadron, the famous “Tuskegee airmen,” as a lieutenant colonel.

Davis, known for his dignified manner and eloquent speech, became the first black brigadier general in the history of the U.S. Air Force in 1954. In 1965, he rose to the rank of lieutenant general.

BLAIR UNDERWOOD (1964-    )   

ACTOR

Blair Underwood, the son of an Army officer, was nominated for a Golden Globe in his role on LA Law. TV Guide named him one of “The Top Stars of the ’90’s.” He has appeared on Sex and the City, numerous movies and theater productions.

BOB BARR

CONGRESSMAN, MEMBER OF THE US HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FROM GEORGIA

Congressman Robert “Bob” Barr is an Army Brat and an overseas brat, having graduated from the Community High School in Tehran, Iran in 1966.

 

BRUCE WILLIS (1955- )

ACTOR

Bruce Willis was born on the Army base in Idar-Oberstein, Germany, where his father was stationed.  The Willis family moved from there to the small town of Penns Grove, NJ when he was two. After graduating from high school there, he was a waiter and bartender until he was given roles in New York plays.

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