|Grave marker for
Harold E. Conley in Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton (Stark county),
Harold enlisted in the Army on 4
August 1954 and volunteered for parachutist duty.
Pvt Conley was assigned to Company G, 508th
Regimental Combat Team. In July, 1954, he participated in
Operation Gyroscope when the 508th had a massive troop transfer to
Camp Chickamauga, Beppu, Japan. The following year, he also
took part in Operation Firm Link, a joint SEATO exercise conducted
near Bangkok, Thailand.
Spc/4 Conley was discharged on 2 August 1957.