James M. “Jimmy” Stewart (1908-1997), Colonel, U.S. Army Air Force 1941-45. WW II. Rejected by the draft for being underweight, he enlisted as a private in 1941 and became the first major American movie star to wear a military uniform in WW II. Promoted to 2nd Lt. in 1942, he flew 20 bombing missions over Europe earning 2 Distinguished Flying Crosses and 4 Air Medals. In 1968 he retired from the USAF Reserve a Brig General.
Mark Harmon--even though his NCIS lines seem like "a Marine is dead" or "get your bags"--his character of man of few words, I really enjoy his character and his ensemble just like I loved JAG where NCIS started. He ages soooo well!