Gallery: Artists Who Served in the Military 3 of 15
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After high school, Johnny Cash enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and received basic training in Texas where he first encountered his first wife Vivian Liberto. After completing training, he was sent to Landsberg, Germany where he formed his first band the Landsberg Barbrians. Cash was discharged in 1954 and went on to make music history.