MacArthur relieved of command 1951
This nameplate was used in 1951
1,500 US Marines Land in Lebanon
This nameplate was used in 1958

This website was created and maintained from May 2020 to May 2021 to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Stars and Stripes operations in the Pacific.
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Nat King Cole in Korea, 1963

Nat King Cole in Korea, 1963

Jazz singer and pianist Nat King Cole - currently on a Southeast Asia tour - is made a honorary Army recruiter during his visit to Korea.

Jazz singer and pianist Nat King Cole - currently on a Southeast Asia tour - is made a honorary Army recruiter during his visit to Korea. The singer would assist U.S. Army Korea Advisory Group's SFC James Coleman (far left) at the reenlistment ceremony of SP4 Ernest Williams (next to Cole) and SP4 Garnette Wade (far right). Cole later performed at the Seoul Municipal Auditorium after the ceremony.[cg]

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