10 Celebs Who Served Their Country

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Celebrities are heros to a lot of us. But did you know a lot of them also served their country? Here are 10 people you may not know were also in the military.
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Sidney Portier

Joined Army in 1943 by lying about how old he was. During WWII he served as one of the medical assistants.
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Mr. T

Enlisted in the army and military police corpse in the middle of the 1970s. in 1975, named “Top Trainee of the Cycle”, becoming squad leader.
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Mel Brooks

Served in the Army in WWII, diffused landmines and was a combat engineer.
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Drew Carey

Marines 1980-86.
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James Earl Jones

Army Second LT in 1950s, Korean War
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Montel Williams

Enlisted in the Marines 1974 and was accepted into Naval Academy in 1976. Graduated in 1980. He’s a retired lieutenant commander.
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Robert Duvall

Army from 1953-1955. Achieved PFC and received National Defense Service Medal.
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Alan Alda

Joined the Army Reserves after he graduated from Fordham. During Korean War, he served as a gunnery officer and served 6 months.
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Gene Hackman

Joined Marines at age 16 by lying about his age and was a field radio operator.
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Tom Selleck

California Army National Guard During Vietnam
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