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Time to relax, 1976
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: August 24, 2017
Gus Schuettler ©Stars and Stripes
Mediterranean Sea, 1976: At the end of flight operations on the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz, it was "condition sunshine" — a time for servicemembers to shed their shirts and maybe enjoy a little music. The Nimitz was in the Mediterranean as part of Task Force 60, the Attack Carrier Striking Force of the U.S. Sixth Fleet.