March 22, 1941: Actor James "Jimmy" Stewart, third from right in front row, being sworn into the U.S. Army. (Los Angeles Times)

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From the Archives: Jimmy Stewart joins the Army By Scott Harrison, LA Times group of 41 men, including actor Jimmy Stewart, in the foreground wearing the solid black tie, takes the oath to enter the...

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Russia in U.S. Army’s gunsights

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