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Did Elvis attend war?
Last Updated: 7th January, 2020
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Also to know is, did Elvis Presley see combat?
While Elvis Presley was the King, he was also a sergeant. The Navy suggested creating an “Elvis Presley company” composed of his friends from Memphis, and the Air Force wanted to use him as a recruiting model rather than sending him into combat, according to Military.
Subsequently, question is, where was Elvis stationed in the Army? Elvis PresleyIn The U.S. Army 1958-1960 | Arriving in Germany. Arriving in Germany on and October 1, Elvis' unit was stationed in Friedberg, Germany. Upon arrival he was assigned to the Ray Kaserne barracks.
In respect to this, why was Elvis Presley discharged from the army?
At Fort Dix, New Jersey he was honorably discharged from active duty on March 5, 1960. He received his mustering-out check of $109.54 and Elvis Presley, Sergeant E-5 returned to home the life and career he had left behind. Elvis received his discharge from the Army Reserve on March 23, 1964.
How many years did Elvis serve in the military?