The only U.S. president who was an Eagle Scout was Gerald R. Ford, who joined the Boy Scouts in 1924 in Grand Rapids. Life-size statues of Ford as a 16-year-old Eagle Scout stand at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum and the DeVos Family Center for Scouting in Grand Rapids.
Gerald R. Ford — The Only President Eagle Scout
TriviaBy American Profile on March 22, 2009
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