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Desert Storm Notebook, February 28, 1991

Ambassador of Goodwill, Bob Hope, continued his long tradition of bringing comfort and cheer to America’s military personnel overseas by traveling to the Persian Gulf during the Christmas holiday season.  His star-studded traveling show included the Pointer Sisters, Anne Jillian, famed Chicago Bear running back, Walter Payton, Marie Osmond, baseball star, Johnny Bench, Aaron Tippet and Khrystyne Haje

In another tour, such stars as Gerald McRaney of “Major Dad” and Delta Burke of “Designing Women” were included.

Source:  See page 72, “Desert Storm Notebook,” Army Aviation, Vol. 40, No. 2, Army Aviation Publications, Inc., Westport, Ct., February 28, 1991.