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Posted: 8/25/2011 9:51:01 AM EST
George Peppard. USMC. Gunnery Sgt, Art'y
Tyrone Power. USMC, WW2. Iwo Jima, Okinawa.
Bob Keeshan. "Cpt. Kangaroo'" USCM, WW2. Saipan, Iwo Jima.
Lee Marvin. USMC, WW2. Sniper, Iwo Jima. Purple Heart.
Morgan Freeman, USAF, late 50's.
Clark Gable. USAAC, Europe, WW2. Flew combat missions for 6 mos.
Malcolm Forbes. US Army. SSG
Alec Guiness. HMRN, WW2. D-Day. Landing Craft Coxwain.
Orville Burrell(rapper "Shaggy"). USMC '88-'91. Art'y Gunner, Gulf War 1
Charelton Heston. USAAC,WW2. B-25 crew. Alaska.
Dave Thomas(CEO "Wendy's")US Army, SSG, Mess Sergeant.
Charles Durning. US Army Ranger, WW2. D-Day. Purple Heart, Silver Star.
Jimmy Stewart. USAAC, WW2. DSM.
Ernest Bourgnine. US Navy, WW2. 1935-45.
Charles Bronson. USAAF, WW2. B-29 tailgunner. Purple Heart.
Rocky Marciano. US Army, WW2. '43-'47. Combat Engineer, Europe.
Henry Hill(mobster, inspiration for the film "Goodfellas"). US Army '60-'63. 82d Abn Div.
George C. Scott. USMC. Arlington Cemetery Honor Guard.
Arthur Ashe. US Army. '66-'68, 2LT. Died of AIDS contracted from blood transfusion.
Eddie Albert. USN, WW2. Tarawa. Bronze Star with V device.
Brian Keith. USMC. WW2. Rabaul.
Bill Cosby. USN ??????, Corpman.
John Russell. USMC. WW2. Battlefield Commission. Guadalcanal.
Robert Ryan. USMC. OSS, WW2.
Johnny Cash. USAF '51-'54. Staff Sgt.
Humpfrey Bogart. US Navy WW1. Unsucessfully tried to reenlist for WW2.
Tony Bennet. US Army WW2, 63 Inf Div.
Montel Williams. USMC '74-'75, USN '76-'88. Annapolis, Cryptology, Submariner.
Audrey Hepburn. WW2, Dutch underground.
James Arness. US Army, WW2. Anzio. Bronze Star, Purple Heart.
Willie Nelson. USAF 1951. Medical discharge.
Julia Child. OSS, WW2. CBI Theater. Supported USN op'ns.
Jesse Ventura. USN '69-'73, USNR '73-'75. UDT(Vietnam), SEAL.
James Maynard Keenan(vocals from the band "TOOL"). US Army '81-'84. Forward Observor.
James "Whitey" Bulger(mobster, inspiration for the film "The Departed"). USAF '48-'52.
Walt Disney. Rejected for military service, 1918. Red Cross ambulance driver, WW1.
Kris Kristofferson. US Army. '61-65. Helicopter Pilot, Ranger qualified.
Del Shannon(singer, hit-single "Runaway") US Army, '54-'58.
R. Lee Emery. USMC, '61-'72. Vietnam.
Mel Brooks. US Army WW2. Combat Engineer, Battle of the Bulge.
Steve McQueen. USMC, '47-'50. Saved 5 lives in tank training accident.
Alan Alda. USAR ?-?. Korean War.
Henry Fonda. US Army WW2. Lt. Pacific theater, Intelligence. Bronze Star.
Chuck Norris(That's right, Chuck Fuckin' Norris!!!). USAF '58-'62. MP
James Doohan(Star Trek's "Scotty") Lt, Canadian Army. Multiple gunshot wounds D-Day.
Rod Steiger. USN, WW2. Torpedoman, Doolittle Raid. Sank Japanese trawler w/machinegun fire.
Elvis Presley-Draftee '58-'60, US Army. Sgt, Tanker. 32d Armored Regiment.
Outside of Pat Tillman (RIP) I don't know of any current "celebrities" that have volunteered to stand on the wall. Sad times.
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