Elvis Presley Joins The Army, 1958 | This Day In Music
Written by News Bot on September 22, 2020
22 Sept 1958, After receiving special permission from the US Army, Elvis Presley gave one last press conference at the Military Ocean Terminal in Brooklyn. He then joined the rest of the 3rd Armored Division on the USS General Randall for a voyage to Bremerhaven, Germany. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/liner-…/elvis-joins-the-army/
When Elvis boarded the U.S.S. Randall, he walked up the gangplank 8 times, so the photographers could get the shot. Elvis, at last, had left the building.
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