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10 Veterans You Wouldn't Recognize In Uniform

Before becoming household names, these famous faces were busy serving their country. For another surprising story in U.S. military history, check out The Monuments Men in theaters now.

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...Julia Child worked in the Office of Strategic Services, a WWII-era spy agency.

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Although Child claims to have never gone undercover herself, she worked directly for the pre-CIA agency's director.

...Steve Wilkos kept the peace as a United States Marine.

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After his military career, Steve Wilkos spent 12 years in the Chicago Police Department. His self-titled spin-off recently reached the 1,000-episode mark.

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