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Mickey Rooney WW2

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During World War Two actor, comedian and singer Mickey Rooney joined the Army and trained to be a sniper. During the Battle of the Bulge, Rooney was at the front. Officially, he was doing "Jeep Tours". Joking with G.I.'s and raising their morale. In an interview, years later Rooney said:

"Sometimes I'd sneak off and ply the trade the Army had taught me".

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