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LIFE Magazine June 29, 1942 - article, "USO In Peace and War It Has Proven Its Worth", pages 70-79. | LIFE - Google Books

LIFE Magazine June 29, 1942 - article, "USO In Peace and War It Has Proven Its Worth", pages 70-79. | LIFE - Google Books

LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - Article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - Article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

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January 1, 1945: "Jinx Returns From The War: Falkenburg - O'Brien troupe scores hit on 42,000-mile tour of CBI theater" | LIFE Archive on Google Books

January 1, 1945: "Jinx Returns From The War: Falkenburg - O'Brien troupe scores hit on 42,000-mile tour of CBI theater" | LIFE Archive on Google Books

Jinx Falkenburg Betty Yeaton do their part USO show India airfield 81bx01-158

***ALL PHOTOS WILL ARRIVE AS SHOWN WITHOUT THE WATERMARK. THESE PHOTOS HAVE NOT BEEN DEGRADED OR BLURRED FOR ANY REASON. THEY WILL ARRIVED JUST AS PICTURED.******PHOTOS THAT APPEAR IN SOFT FOCUS WILL ARRIVE IN SOFT FOCUS. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE MESSAGE US BEFOREHAND***This listing is for one photo (reproduction not an or

December 1983: (L-R) USO performers Vic Damone, Brooke Shields, Cathy Lee Crosby, Bob Hope, Miss USA, George Kirby and Ann Jillian entertaining US troops at Christmas time shortly after the tragic bombing of the US Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebenon. (Photo by Mai/Mai/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images) | Getty Images

USO performers Vic Damone, Brook Shields, Cathy Lee Crosby, Bob Hope,...

USO performers Vic Damone, Brook Shields, Cathy Lee Crosby, Bob Hope, Miss USA, George Kirby and Ann Jillian entertaining US troops at Christmas time shortly after the tragic bombing of the US Marine... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

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This shows the ‘porch’, just outside of the main #USO room in #UnionTerminal, the Rookwood Tea Room.  During #WorldWarII, this USO Troops in Transit Lounge, the first to open in the entire country, served men and women service personnel traveling by #train. #CincyMuseum Betz-Marsh Collection SC#309

Union Terminal's USO was one of the busiest in the country.

Explore Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal's photos on Flickr. Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal has uploaded 3306 photos to Flickr.

This interior shot of the Rookwood Room shows the facilities available to #troops passing through.  This space had cookies and coffee available, as well as music, and reading material for the troops.  They could also get stationary to write home. #CincyMuseum #UnionTerminal #vintage Betz-Marsh Collection SC#309

Union Terminal

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Another interior shot of the Rookwood Room during #WorldWarII while the room was used for the #USO. #CincyMuseum #Cincinnati #1940s Thorp Collection SC#20

Union Terminal

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January 1, 1945: "Jinx Returns From The War: Falkenburg - O'Brien troupe scores hit on 42,000-mile tour of CBI theater" | LIFE Archive on Google Books

January 1, 1945: "Jinx Returns From The War: Falkenburg - O'Brien troupe scores hit on 42,000-mile tour of CBI theater" | LIFE Archive on Google Books

Jinx Falkenburg Betty Yeaton do their part USO show India airfield 81bx01-158

***ALL PHOTOS WILL ARRIVE AS SHOWN WITHOUT THE WATERMARK. THESE PHOTOS HAVE NOT BEEN DEGRADED OR BLURRED FOR ANY REASON. THEY WILL ARRIVED JUST AS PICTURED.******PHOTOS THAT APPEAR IN SOFT FOCUS WILL ARRIVE IN SOFT FOCUS. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE MESSAGE US BEFOREHAND***This listing is for one photo (reproduction not an or

December 1983: (L-R) USO performers Vic Damone, Brooke Shields, Cathy Lee Crosby, Bob Hope, Miss USA, George Kirby and Ann Jillian entertaining US troops at Christmas time shortly after the tragic bombing of the US Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebenon. (Photo by Mai/Mai/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images) | Getty Images

USO performers Vic Damone, Brook Shields, Cathy Lee Crosby, Bob Hope,...

USO performers Vic Damone, Brook Shields, Cathy Lee Crosby, Bob Hope, Miss USA, George Kirby and Ann Jillian entertaining US troops at Christmas time shortly after the tragic bombing of the US Marine... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

USO (United Service Organizations) members prepare to board a Los Alamos bound bus during WW II to entertain servicemen and scientists. Courtesy Los Alamos Historical Society Photo Archives (P1985-916-1-12141).

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I remember my grandmother Dolores “Lola” Valdez (1915-2008) casually referring to her early work experiences outside the house in the 1940s, much like a contemporary young adult talking …

This photograph, taken during the Korean War, shows two off-duty servicemen and three USO volunteers, donned with leis, at a reception table for an USO-sponsored dance. Men and women stand around a poster advertisement for the event, which promised attendees - exclusively servicemen and USO volunteers, mostly female - that they would "meet friends" and have a "fun, enjoyable evening." | Date: April 25th, 1953; Location: Portland, OR | The Oregon History Project

USO Dance

This photograph, taken during the Korean War, shows two off-duty servicemen and three USO volunteers, donned with leis, at a reception table for an USO-sponsored dance. Men and women stand around a poster advertisement for the event, which promised attendees - exclusively servicemen and USO volunteers, mostly female - that they would "meet friends" and have a "fun, enjoyable evening." | Date: April 25th, 1953; Location: Portland, OR | The Oregon History Project

Post Master General Frank C. Walker, Notre Dame Law School Class of 1909, and Miss Helen Richards of Hazelton, Pennsylvania (PA) work the USO-NCCS overseas Christmas Mailing Booth, National Catholic Community Service, Washington, D.C., ca.1943 | University of Notre Dame Archives

Frank C. Walker - Notre Dame Archives News & Notes

Frank C. Walker entered the Notre Dame Law School in 1906 and began an affiliation with the school which lasted throughout his life. He graduated in 1909 and later served on the University’s Board of Lay Trustees, worked for the Notre Dame Foundation, and was a member of the Notre...

This shows the ‘porch’, just outside of the main #USO room in #UnionTerminal, the Rookwood Tea Room.  During #WorldWarII, this USO Troops in Transit Lounge, the first to open in the entire country, served men and women service personnel traveling by #train. #CincyMuseum Betz-Marsh Collection SC#309

Union Terminal's USO was one of the busiest in the country.

Explore Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal's photos on Flickr. Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal has uploaded 3306 photos to Flickr.

This interior shot of the Rookwood Room shows the facilities available to #troops passing through.  This space had cookies and coffee available, as well as music, and reading material for the troops.  They could also get stationary to write home. #CincyMuseum #UnionTerminal #vintage Betz-Marsh Collection SC#309

Union Terminal

Explore Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal's photos on Flickr. Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal has uploaded 3306 photos to Flickr.

Another interior shot of the Rookwood Room during #WorldWarII while the room was used for the #USO. #CincyMuseum #Cincinnati #1940s Thorp Collection SC#20

Union Terminal

Explore Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal's photos on Flickr. Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal has uploaded 3306 photos to Flickr.

LIFE Magazine June 29, 1942 - article, "USO In Peace and War It Has Proven Its Worth", pages 70-79. | LIFE - Google Books

LIFE Magazine June 29, 1942 - article, "USO In Peace and War It Has Proven Its Worth", pages 70-79. | LIFE - Google Books

LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - Article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - Article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.

"Checkers And Soldiers" | Date taken: October 1942; Location: North Carolina, USA | Photographer: John Florea | Source: LIFE Photo Archive hosted by Google. | Photos from this assignment featured in LIFE Magazine November 16, 1942 - article, "Checker King Shows Marines trick of the Game with Mobile USO Unit", pages 154-157.