ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Chiang Kai-shek, 1966
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: November 15, 2018
Andrew Headland, Jr. ©Stars and Stripes
Pacific Ocean, March, 1966: During a visit to the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise off the coast of Taiwan, Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek listens to an explanation of how a Geiger counter works. The Nationalist Chinese president was on a four-hour visit to the nuclear-powered carrier, during which he watched a series of fly-bys and weapons demonstrations.