Army Pvt. First Class Robert W. Batt, whose wife, Estella, lives at
421 NE 11th St., participated in "Operation Red Devil" held in the
Canal Zone. Pvt. Batt is a rifleman in Company C, Third Battalion of
the 508th Infantry stationed at Fort Kobbe, C.Z.
In Canal Zone
Army S. Sgt. GRADY THOMAS, 24, son of Mrs. NELDR1A
HAYES of Alexandria, participated in "Operation Red Devil" in the
canal zone, ii was one oi the biggest parachute assault exercises
ever held in the Canal Zone.
Private Lacey R. Street,
whose parents, the Rev. Mrs. Darrell B.
Walker, live on Rt. 1, Princeton, participated in "Operation- Red
Devil" one of the biggest chute assault exercises held in the Canal
Pvt. Street, a member of Company A, 3rd Battalion, the 508th
Infantry stationed at: Ft.-Kobbe, and his unit went through six
weeks of training to become familiar with Vietnam-style jungle
The exercise, which ended Dec. 23, consisted of :live fire squad
tactics,. platoon jungle operations and , maneuvers through jungle
[Beckley Post-Herald The Raleigh Register,
FT. KOBBE, C.Z.---
Army (AHTNC) Army Private First Class Charles D.
Dorman, 20, son of Daniel D. Dorman Sr., 2643 Bodega Ave., Petaluma,
participated in "Operation Red Devil" in December, one of the
biggest parachute assault exercises ever held in the Canal Zone.
[The Petaluma Argus-Courier.
Army Private Albert Benjamin Jr., 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert R.
Benjamin of West Willington. participated in operation "Red Devil"
in December, one of the biggest parachute assault exercises, ever
held in the Canal Zone. Pvt. Benjamin is a rifleman in Company A,
3rd Battalion of the 508th stationed at Fort, Kobbe. His unit went
through! six weeks of training to become become familiar with jungle
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