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Until every one comes home | The Magazine of the USO

From Our Summer 2014 Issue

A Warrior's Welcome Home

by Samuel O. Carter

In 2005, I was headed home after a 12-month tour in Iraq’s Anbar province—a trip complete with a stop in Bangor, Maine. »

Sinise Reflects on Lt. Dan Role 20 Years After ‘Forrest Gump’

by Jessica Battaglia

8.18.14 - It’s been 20 years since Forrest Gump debuted on the silver screen and nearly… »

Former POW, Ambassador Shares His Unique Perspective on Vietnam

by Chad Stewart

8.13.14 - On two occasions, Douglas “Pete” Peterson served in Vietnam when he didn’t have to.… »

JPAC Works to Fulfill a Nation’s Promise

by Samantha L. Quigley

8.11.14 - Theirs is a solemn task. »

'Wheel of Fortune' Host Pat Sajak Recounts His Days as an Army DJ

by Pat Sajak

8.6.14 - It was a phrase I shouted virtually every weekday at 6 a.m. »

A Christmas in Hanoi

by On Patrol

8.4.14 - It’s no secret John McCain is the best-known prisoner of the Vietnam War. »

The Legacy of Lance Sijan

by Dale L. Walker

7.31.14 - On the afternoon of March 4, 1976, President Gerald R. »

On the Frontlines: Dispatches from the Field

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