On the train headed home for Memphis on March Elvis was asked about the insignia on his uniform coat being different. He explained that just before leaving Germany, he had been promoted to Staff Sergeant, but had just gotten the correct insignia put on.
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Elvis after being discharged March, 1960. These photos of Elvis in the snow are "priceless". When Elvis Left the Army | LIFE.com // Elvis Presley arrives at McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey, March 1960 | near Ft. Dix where he gave his press conference