Ernest Borgnine – American Film Actor Ernest Borgnine initially joined the US Navy in 1935 straight from High School. He was discharged in but re-enlisted after Pearl Harbour and served until accumulating a total of 10 years’ military service.
Ernest Borgnine (né Ermes Effron Borgnino) Gunner’s Mate Class US Navy WW II. Born in he served one term in the Navy after high school, then reenlisted after Pearl Harbor. During the war he served aboard the USS Lamberton in the Pacific Theater.