Rex Mansfield met Elvis in the army.
Paris leave – songwriter Freddy Bernstock, Rex Mansfield and Elvis enjoy nighclubbing.
Rex fell for Elizabeth, who had no illusions about Elvis – and the pair kept their relationship secret.
Once back in America – Rex told Elvis that he wanted to marry Elizabeth.
Elvis didn’t want to stand in their way, so Rex and Elizabeth did not remain at Graceland.
Elisabeth Stefaniak was a young German girl in 1958, and was hired to answer Presley’s fan mail.
In Sergeant Presley (previous title: Elvis the Soldier) Rex and Elisabeth Mansfield recount their relationships with Elvis in Germany 1958-1960
What happened when Elvis entered the army in 1958? Although many have speculated, for the first time we get the inside story. Rex Mansfield, the co-author, …