Moonwalk 1969
This nameplate was used in 1969
Free at last 1981
This nameplate was used in 1981

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From the Archives

Frank Sinatra, 1974

Frank Sinatra, 1974

Frank Sinatra
Bob Wickley ©Stars and Stripes | BUY THIS PHOTO

Japan, July, 1974: Frank Sinatra performs for sailors in the hangar bay of the USS Midway at Yokosuka Naval Base. Sinatra was finishing a 10-day tour of Japan, and was about to leave for Australia.