USO Cribs: Inside the New USO Andersen Center in GuamEven though Guam is about 6,000 miles from the mainland U.S., service members inside the new USO center on Andersen Air Force Base feel right at home. Here's why.
Jul 20, 2010
Operation Purple Camp Helps Military Kids Cope
Operation Purple (the name comes from the fact that all branches of the military are jointly included) has grown to include over 30,000 kids and teens in camping at locations across the country. Campers hail from all ranks and Services, active and reserve components; priority is given to children whose parents are currently within a 15 month deployment “window," the precise dates of which are announced on an annual basis.