1,500 US Marines Land in Lebanon
This nameplate was used in 1958
Word Said it all "God Bless America" 1973
This nameplate was used in 1973

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.
It will no longer be updated, but we encourage you to explore the site and view content we felt best illustrated Stars and Stripes' continued support of the Pacific theater since 1945.


The grounds of the Royal Palace have Khmer architecture along with elements of its French influence.

Cambodia rises above its troubled past

For a country rich with Buddhist and Hindu history and marvelous temples, Cambodia unfortunately retains a common, macabre image: rows of skulls from its ferocious 1970s revolution.

Angkor temples, centerpiece of Cambodian tourism

The Great Wall of China is an unimaginative zipper of dull rocks when compared to the mystical temples of Angkor, the most popular of Cambodia’s attractions.

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