Vintage War Propaganda Posters — Are We Repeating History?
World War II - WAVES, WACs, WASPs & SPARs - They served not only in the Army (WAC), but also with the Navy (WAVES) and Coast Guard (SPARs). Although never officially members of the armed forces, Women Air Force Service Pilots (WASPs) provided critical support for the war effort.
Cesar Romero - In Oct 1942, he voluntarily enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard and served in the Pacific Theater of Operations. He reported aboard the Coast Guard-manned assault transport USS Cavalier in Nov, 1943. According to a press release from the period he saw action during the invasions of Tinian and Saipan.
Beau Bridges, left, and Jeff Bridges during their Coast Guard days. ~ In 1959, Beau enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and also served for eight years in the Coast Guard Reserve. ~ Jeff served in the US Coast Guard Reserves for eight years, from 18 until he was 26.