Honor Our Veterans: Celebrities That Served Our Country was originally published on blackamericaweb.com
Shaggy served in the Gulf War and was a field artillery cannon crew member in Operation Desert Storm before becoming a popular reggae artist.
2. James Earl Jones
The actor served in the Korean War from 1953-1955.
3. Montell Williams
Montel Williams enlisted in the U.S. Marines upon graduating high school in 1974. He retired as a lieutenant commander in the US Navy Reserve after 22 years of service.
4. Bill Cosby
Bill Cosby enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1956. He trained as a hospital corpsman. He was also assigned to work with Korean War casualties.
5. Ice T
The rapper/actor served in the 25th Infantry from 1979-1983.
6. Mr. T
Mr. T served in the military police corps in 1976.
7. Morgan Freeman
Morgan Freeman joined the Air Force, where he served as a radar technician. He left the Air Force in 1959.