ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Armed Forces Day at Frankfurt, 1957
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: May 13, 2018
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Frankfurt, West Germany, May, 1957: Curious German visitors line up for tours of a C-124 Globemaster heavy-lift cargo plane during an Armed Forces Day open house at Rhein-Main Air Base. Thousands of local residents attended festivities at bases across West Germany that included flyovers, fireworks and parades.
Stars and Stripes' story about Armed Forces Day 1957.