Carole Landis was one of Hollywood's most beautiful and beloved actresses. During World War 2 she became a popular pin-up girl and devoted herself to entertaining the troops. Tragically she never found happiness and committed suicide at age twenty-nine.
This tribute to Carole was created by her niece Tammy and her longtime fan Elizabeth. We love Carole and have spent years researching her life. Many of the photos here are from Carole's personal collection.
Thursday, August 17, 2017
1944 Photos From Carole's USO Tour
In Summer of 1944 Carole went on a two month USO tour with Jack Benny, harmonica player Larry Adler, singer Martha Tilton, and June Bruner. The group entertained thousands of troops in New Guinea, Fiji, and Australia. The photos on this page are from Larry Adler's personal collection ...