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Today in World War II History—June 25, 1943

Bob Hope on USO tour, 1944 (US Army photo)

Bob Hope on USO tour, 1944 (US Army photo)

75 Years Ago—June 25, 1943: Bob Hope begins first major USO tour; he will spend 11 weeks in England, North Africa, and Sicily.

Flight nurse school at Bowman Field, Kentucky named Army Air Force School of Air Evacuation.