SN Gene Vincent US Navy (Served 1952-1955)
Military service of Singer:
SN Gene Vincent
Service Shadow Box: http://navy.togetherweserved.com/profile/664278
Short Bio: Best remembered for “Bebop A Lulu”, as a teenage Vincent played the blues, gospel and country tunes of the day. Gene dropped out of school to serve in the military. In February of 1952 he joined the US Navy, but would never see any military action. Three years later during a July weekend, while still in the navy, Gene had an accident while riding his brand new Triumph motorcycle.