On Patrol

Until every one comes home | The Magazine of the USO

Winter 2009

Feature Article

  • The Pacific

    From the creators of Band of Brothers, comes the much anticipated HBO miniseries, THE PACIFIC. This ten-part series traces the lives of three Marines as America battled for control of the Pacific Theater in World War II.

  • The Medal of Honor

    The history of the Medal of Honor, its recipients, and their stories of valor.

  • 'Toons in the Dunes

    What happens when the USO sends ten cartoonists on tour to meet out service members? A trail of laughter from Washington to Germany to Iraq is left in their wake. Meet our service members through the eyes of these very fun, and funny, men.

  • The Soldier's General

    George Washington, our first president, was a soldier first, statesman second. Washington's enduring legacy of leadership and care for our troops continues to set the example today.

Command Update

All Volunteer Force

Mission Essential

Down Range

Home Front

Duty Honor Country


  • Incoming

Forward Operations

Gold Star


Thanks for the Memories

Service + Salute