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Concord, New Hampshire: Jeb Bush (L) loudly applauds his dad, Republican presidential hopeful George Bush (R) who tells his campaign workers he will battle on after conceding victory to Ronald Reagan in the New Hampshire presidential primary. Bush's other son Neil (2nd, L) and his fiancee Sharon Hart (C) of Nashua, N.H., look on, at New Hampshire Highway Hotel.

George H.W. Bush: His Life in Pictures

12/4/2018 • HistoryNet Portfolio

This week, as the country says farewell to its 41st president, George Herbert Walker Bush, we look back on his life in photographs.

  • A portrait of an adolescent George Bush and a teammate in their baseball uniforms. Bush was the captain of the baseball team when he attended Phillips Academy, a prep school from 1937 to 1942. (Photo by © CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images)
  • Portrait photo of George H. W. Bush, Navy pilot, 1942–1945. (George Bush Presidential Library and Museum)
  • Early VT-51 group photo showing George H. W. Bush standing third from right. (Naval History and Heritage Command)
  • Lieutenant (j.g.) George H. W. Bush (center) with X-2 flight crew: radioman Joe Reichert (left) and turret gunner Leo W. Nadeau (right), Nov. 2, 1944. (George Bush Presidential Library and Museum)
  • Navy Pilot George H. W. Bush in TBM Avenger, 1944. (George Bush Presidential Library and Museum)
  • Navy Lieutenant George Bush and Barbara Pierce get married in the First Presbyterian Church in Rye, New York on January 6, 1945. (Photo by © CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images)
  • George H.W. Bush with his son George W. Bush and wife Barbara Bush in Rye, New York, summer 1955. (Photo by Newsmakers)
  • George Bush for Senate, 1964. (George Bush Presidential Library and Museum)
  • George Bush takes his oath of office as director of the CIA with his hand on a bible held by his wife Barbara Bush. American statesman Gerald Ford, the 38th President of the United States of America, watches (right). (Photo by Keystone/CNP/Getty Images)
  • Bush Family Photo. Top, Left to right: Marvin, 22; George, 3; Jeb, 26; George; George W., 33; George's wife, Laura. Bottom, left to right: Jeb's wife, Columba; Noelle, 2; Dorothy, 20; Barbara; Neil, 24. (Bettmann/Getty Images)
  • George H.W. Bush and Ronald Reagan announcing Bush as vice president at the 1980 Republican National Convention in July 1980. (Photo by Joe McNally /ABC via Getty Images)
  • George Herbert Walker Bush takes the oath of office as the 41st President of the United States administered by Supreme Court Chief Justice Rehnquist, Jan 20, 1989. (George Bush Presidential Library and Museum)
  • Former President Bush rides in an armored jeep with General Schwarzkopf in Saudi Arabia during the Gulf War, November 1990. (George Bush Presidential Library and Museum)
  • Former President George Bush (C) smiles with Sgt. Bryan Schnell (L) after completing a tandem parachute jump with Schnell to celebrate his 80th birthday, June 13, 2004, in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Brett Coomer/Getty Images)

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