Buddy Ebsen (April 1908 – July Born in Belleville, IL. Enlisted in the Coast Guard during WW II serving from Dancer and actor best known for his television roles as Jed Clampett in The Beverly Hillbillies, and title role in Barnaby Jones.
Beau Bridges, left, and Jeff Bridges during their Coast Guard days. ~ In Beau enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and also served for eight years in the Coast Guard Reserve. ~ Jeff served in the US Coast Guard Reserves for eight years.