New Graceland Blog - Elvis' Army Induction

March 10, 2018

In 1958, the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll got a new job title: Private Presley.

Just as Elvis’ fame was at its height, he stepped away from the stage, screen and studio to serve in the United States Army. This month, we’re celebrating the 60th anniversary of Elvis’ induction into the Army.

Learn more about Elvis' draft notice and the induction ceremony, and how Graceland is celebrating military members and first responders this month, all on the Graceland Blog.

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