See What Country Stars Are Also Veterans
While many country stars sing about the good ol' US of A, some actually served their country. Check out which Country artist was also part of the military.
Willie Nelson - He enrolled in the US Air Force in 1950, but was medically discharged due to back problems after just nine months.
Kris Kristofferson - He was an Army helicopter pilot in 1960. Plus his dad was a U.S. Army Air Corps officer.
George Strait - The man with 60 #1 hits also served in the U.S. Army from 1971 to 1975.
George Jones - He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, where he served during the Korean War. He was stationed in California and never saw action overseas.
Craig Morgan - He spent 17 years in the Army and Army Reserves.
James Otto - He spent 2 years in the Navy. His dad also served in the Army for 23 years.
Jamey Johnson - He served in the U.S. Marines.