Same Mission, New Methods

Nicolov, Julie
September 2006
Soldiers;Sep2006, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p31
The article focuses on the mission of the United Service Organizations (USO) to bring entertainment and other services to U.S. soldiers deployed abroad. The contribution of USO to entertain soldiers during Word War II is highlighted. An overview of celebrities who joined USO to entertain soldiers is presented.


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