Adm. Elmo Zumwalt at Stuttgart, 1970
Lloyd Borguss ©Stars and StripesStuttgart, West Germany, May, 1970: Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt, Jr., on a worldwide tour of U.S. installations before taking over as Chief of Naval Operations, ponders a question during a press conference in Stuttgart. Zumwalt, at age 49 the youngest-ever CNO, previously served as commander of U.S. Naval Forces in Vietnam.
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