United States Back Admiral and Republican politician who offered Alabama being a USA Senator from 1981 to 1987. In June 1943, he got into america Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, and graduated 3 years afterwards, thus starting his 34-calendar year naval profession. He spent nearly eight years being a Prisoner of Battle in North Vietnam through the Vietnam Battle. Within a televised press meeting (that he afterwards stated he was compelled to accomplish by his North Vietnamese captors) he frequently spelled “T-O-R-T-U-R-E” by blinking his eye in Morse Code. He was wedded to Katherine Jane Maury from 1946 until her loss of life in 2007. Like John McCain he was a prisoner of battle who afterwards became a Republican senator.