In the days before celebrities rose to fame on the internet, most of them had steady journeys to stardom, some of which included services in the military. This was especially common amongst “The Greatest Generation,” who were celebrities born from 1928-1945. But younger stars have enlisted too!
From movie stars to music greats, many entertainers of past generations had military tenures. Not only does this show their versatility and selflessness for serving their country, but it proved they were willing to work their way through any ranks. Read ahead to learn more about Hollywood’s greatest veterans.