Country music has always been a major supporter of our military with many Nashville stars traveling thousands of miles to perform for our troops around the world, sometimes in dangerous and hostile environments. On this Veterans Day, 2013, we salute those country stars who have served their nation in the armed forces.


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Johnny Cash-United Sates Air Force (1950-1954)

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George Strait-United States Army 1971-1975

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Josh Gracin-United States Marine Corps (2000-2004)

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Kris Kristofferson-United States Army (1961-1966)

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Craig Morgan United States Army 1982-1992 Active, 19 years Reserve)

We salute these country music stars and all veterans for their service to our country.