USO Greets GIs at U.S. Airports

May 2007
Military History;May2007, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p9
The article offers information on a volunteer program from the United Service Organizations (USO). Each day USO center volunteers at Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) and Hartsfield-Jackson International Airports line the concourses to welcome several hundred service members either arriving home for their two weeks of rest and recuperation or returning to active duty in Afghanistan and Iraq. DFW alone has welcomed more than 160,000 troops since the flights began in June 2004. Many of the volunteers are themselves veterans, including Bert Brady.


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