ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Open house at Rhein-Main, 1957
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: June 26, 2019
Red Grandy ©Stars and Stripes
Frankfurt, West Germany, May, 1957: Curious German visitors swarm over an American armored vehicle during an Armed Forces Day open house at Rhein-Main Air Base. Thousands of local residents attended festivities at bases across the nation that included flyovers, fireworks and parades.
Stars and Stripes' story about Armed Forces Day 1957.