Hope USO Tour
performs at 1400 hrs. on board USS Saratoga (CVA-60) with Miss World 1969 Austria's Eva Rueber-Staier,
Hollywood stars Connie Stevens, Suzanne Charny,the Golddiggers,
Farley, and Les Brown and his "Band of Renown" while moored in Gaeta
harbor, Formia Bay, Italy. Over 6000 Sixth Fleet sailors attended the
event held in
the carrier's hanger bay.
USS Saratoga was moored to buoy Alpha 1, and LITTLE ROCK to buoy Alpha 2.
Other ships in harbor included five destroyers and one fleet oiler.
Official U.S. Navy Photo K-80498