Sammy Davis Jr. in Vietnam, 1972

Ken Schultz ©Stars and Stripes
Long Binh, Vietnam, February, 1972: Sammy Davis Jr. meets one of the 15,000 servicemembers who were on hand for his USO-sponsored show. Other performers included Davis' wife, Altovise, and folk singer Lynn Kellogg. "I've never been so tired and felt so good in my life," Davis said after the two-hour show.

Stars and Stripes' story about Sammy Davis Jr.'s show at Long Binh.


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