Periodically, we’re bringing you the best in USO photography from around the world. Enjoy this second installment of our photo essays!
(P.S. - if you know any of the photographers of images that don’t credit one, please let us know!)
[caption id=“attachment_3680” align=“aligncenter” width=“500” caption=“Earlier this summer, USO New England held a luncheon for Wounded Warrior and many others to commemorate the Battle of the Midway on the USS Constitution Underway. (Photo by Nicole Mantopoulos, all rights reserved)”][/caption]
[caption id=“attachment_3681” align=“aligncenter” width=“500” caption=“The Guam USO Center gives visitors a real island feel, complete with local flora! (Photo courtesy of USO Guam Facebook page)”][/caption]
[caption id=“attachment_3682” align=“aligncenter” width=“477” caption=“On August 6th, 2010 the USO Warrior Center hosted an event with Stuttgart BOSS. The group came down to cook up some brats, hot dogs, and hamburgers for the wounded warriors. It was a fun and relaxing afternoon! (Photo courtesy of USO Warrior Center Facebook page)”][/caption]
[caption id=“attachment_3688” align=“aligncenter” width=“500” caption=“The 159th recovering Fort Campbell USO's helicopter from the range. The 159th is going to refurbish this piece and then it is going into the USO center. (Photo courtesy of Fort Campbell USO Facebook page)”][/caption]
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