14/01/1960 US Army promoted Elvis Presley to Sergeant
Elvis Leaves Germany 1960
Elvis' Military Tenure in Germany
Elvis - Post Army Interview
A 21-year-old Elvis Presley was drafted into the United States Army. Presley eventually served in West Germany for about a year and a half, where he met his future wife. He was promoted to sergeant. Just three weeks before he received his discharge from the Army.