Richard Harrison, the old guy pawn shop owner on PAWN STARS is this month's US NAVAL INSTITUTE PROCEEDINGS celebrity veteran of naval service, writing his own story about how beneficial the Navy was for him. He joined in '58, and retired in '79. Says the USN taught him how to communicate with people from all walks of life, how to be well groomed, and the benefits of hard work. Served on destroyers and a fleet tug, and in data processing. Other Navy and Marine Corps vets who have been guest writers for this feature include Earnest Borgnine and the Marine who founded Fed Ex.