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USO – FOR THE TROOPS | Preparing for Takeoff | PBS

Though the USO was founded by FDR just prior to the beginning of WWII, its mission in the present remains the same. The organization brings a bit of home to our armed forces no matter where they are stationed. Just prior to takeoff, this year’s USO tour crew prepares to visit seven countries in eight days. #USOpbs premieres Monday, 11/7 at 9/8c.

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Examine the ways the USO has lifted the spirits of American service personnel for more than 75 years. See how the organization keeps military men and women connected to country, home, family and hope, abroad and on the home front.