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Up 508 RCT 1950s (2) 508 RCT 1950s (3) 508 RCT 1950s (4) 508 RCT 1950s (5) 508 RCT 1950s (6)
508 RCT ca. 1950s,   FORT BENNING, NC
[Items in quotation marks were on the back of the photos, otherwise they are Jumpmaster comments]

[l-r] 1/Lt Jerry Hoover; Capt Garry Gildner, Commander; 1st Sgt Werner Petsche
(undated photo courtesy Tom Northrop)
William H. Luck Pvt Robert E. Maibauer Raymond Malley
1949, high school graduate wearing his class ring
Cpl Raymond Malley
ca 1953
Philip G. McConville
as a Senior in Boston College yearbook, 1939,
   He then attended St. John's seminary for a divinity degree.  He served as Chaplain in the 508th from 1951 to 1953.
George O. Pearson
Sheridan HS, Sheridan, WY, 2nd Lt in ROTC, 1920.
   He enlisted as a Private in the Wyoming National Guard that same year.
George O. Pearson
Freshman, University of Wyoming, 1923
Daniel F. Sharpe
an enlisted men during Operation Gyroscope, he completed his career as a WO-3
Col George O. Pearson
508th ARCT, ca 1951
Warren J. Simpson
Billings, MT high school graduate 1953.  Enlisted shortly after graduation and served as a medic
Pvt Ulo Tall
after graduating  jump school in April 1952.  He was assigned to Hq Hq.  Note the white 508th "flash" under his jump wings.

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