From Bob Hope’s first show at March Field in Riverside, California, in 1941, to his final USO tour in 1990 to Bahrain and Saudi Arabia as part of Operation Desert Shield, the legendary entertainer dedicated his talents to our service members by bringing a bit of home wherever he went.
Bob Hope in Korea in 1950.
Bob Hope in with Jayne Mansfield in 1957.
Bob Hope aboard the USS New Jersey on Christmas Eve, 1983.
Bob Hope at Goose Bay Air Force Base, Canada in 1955.
Bob Hope with service members in Guam on December 27, 1957.
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On November 14, the USO hosted The Salute to Military Spouses, presented in partnership with Politico and Lockheed Martin. We spent a full day not only thanking military spouses for all that they do to support our service members, but also diving deeper into what it means to be a part of the military spouse community. Here are a few things we learned.
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Take A Look Inside 3 USO Centers Around the World
During the World's Biggest USO Tour on September 12 at 8 p.m., we’ll connect live with three USO centers on U.S. military bases around the world. Find out how these three centers strengthen our service members by connecting them to family, home and country.