rare elvis original photo candid army 8x10 uss randall 1958 old kodak lot 424 After a short press conference arranged by Parker, which also involved Elvis walking up and down the plank of the USS General George M. Randall eight times for cameras, the ship set sail and Elvis would spend the rest of his service overseas. Elvis first meets Priscilla Beaulieu (05/24/45) in November of 1959. There Elvis attained the rank of sergeant. Elvis on board the USS Randall, New York, September 22, 1958. On September 22, 1958, Elvis Presley boarded the USS Randall bound for Germany. September/October 1958 Elvis boards a troop train to New York on September 19, and then later boards the USS Randall and sails to Germany, arriving on October 1. USS Randall (APA-224) was a Haskell-class attack transport in service with the United States Navy from 1944 to 1956. 18 months passed. September-October 1958 Elvis boards the USS Randall and sails to Germany, arriving on October 1. Elvis Presley is greeted by an autograph seeker as he steps off the USS General Randall to begin his tour of duty in Germany in 1958. From the time Elvis Presley entered the music industry in 1955, he was different from anyone else. In 1960, Elvis was discharged from the army and began working on another film, GI Blues. Randall was of the VC2-S-AP5 Victory ship design type and named after Randall County, Texas. While serving there, he met a young and beautiful girl named Priscilla, and the two kept company for several years. American singer and actor Elvis Presley waves to his fans from the 'USS Randall' at the New York Port of Embarkation's Brooklyn Army Terminal New... View of an unidentified pilot in a flight suit as he crosses the flight deck of the attack aircraft carrier USS Ranger Gulf of Tonkin December 13 1967 January 3rd, +100 notes Filed under: #Elvis Presley #1956 #q. Construction. Photo by Alfred Wertheimer. November 1959 Elvis meets Priscilla Ann Beaulieu at a party. Elvis Presley served in Company D, 32nd Tank Battalion, 3rd Armor Division in Friedberg, Germany. She was sold for scrap in 1972. January 4th, +538 notes Filed under: #Elvis Presley #1958 #q. lady-presley: Elvis’ screen test for “The Rainmaker” with actor Frank Faylen, March 26, 1956. Randall and sails to Germany, arriving on October 1. Alfred Wertheimer/Getty Images) On board the USS Randall, American musician Elvis Presley looks back towards his fans gathered at New York Port of Embarkation's Brooklyn Army Terminal , New York, New... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images During the crossing Elvis became a friend of a fellow soldier named Charlie Hodge. For the remainder of his tenure, Elvis Presley stayed at a friend's house in Memphis. In September of 1958, Elvis boards the USS. The star sailed to Europe on the USS General Randall after joining the … Check out our other Elvis Week 2020 auction listings. The EP Blvd Pawn Shop is located at 4381 Elvis Presley Blvd in Elvis’ hometown of Memphis. After basic training, Elvis Presley then sailed to Europe aboard the USS General Randall. The autograph was signed on a USS Randall postcardfor a young girl who was on the ship with her parents and comes with the COA of the original owner. He will be stationed in Friedberg for 18 months, maintaining an off-base residence in Bad Nauheim. He will be stationed in Friedberg for 18 months, maintaining an off-base residence in Bad Anaheim, shared with his father, grandmother and some friends from Memphis. U.S. Army Pvt.