・George Bush is the second president whose son became president. ・At age eighteen, he was the youngest pilot to see action in World War II and was awarded the Flying Cross Award for heroism. ・He presided over the American invasion of Panama. ・He presided over Operation Desert Storm in Kuwait. ・He was the first vice president elected president since Martin Van Buren. He was also the first vice president to lose re-election since Van Buren.