First Class Carroll B. Calvert
of Lego [WV, is now a member of the 508th parachute infantry in
combat training at Camp Mackall, N.C. He joined the Army
October 10, 1942, and won his wings as a parachutist on March 5,
1943. Before entering the service he attended Sroco high
school and later worked for the Lillybrook Coal company at
Raleigh Register (Beckley, West Virginia) · Sun, Aug 8, 1943 · Page
Pvt Robert [G.] Jordan
[Hq 2nd] came Friday evening for a 10-day furlough with his
parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Jordan and family. Pvt Jordan has
been transferred from Fort Benning, Georgia, to 508th Parachute
Inf., camp Mackall, N.C.
[The Union County Journal (Marysville, Ohio) · Thu, Sep 23, 1943 ·
Henry J. Richardville
s now a member of the 508th Parachute Infantry, in combat
training at Camp Mackall, N.C. His father, Henry
Richardville, resides at 912 Twelve and One-Half street.
He won his wings as a parachutist on March 5, after being in the
service since last October, He attended Vincennes high school
and was employed at the Brown Shoe factory before enlisting.
[The Sun Commercial, Vincennes,
IN, August 19, 1943]
P.F.C. Walter G. Woods
member of the 508th parachute infantry, in
combat training at Camp Mackall, N. C. arrived Tuesday morning to
spend a short leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs.. Harry Woods.
Observer (Dunkirk, New York) · Wed, Aug 11, 1943 · Page 8] [PDF]
UTLEY IS PARATROOPER
Technician Fifth Grade Robert B. Utley is now a
member of the 508th parachute infantry in combat training at Camp
He is a son of Mr. and Mrs.. John Utley 1601 West Eighteenth Avenue,
and he enlisted on March 4, 1941. He won his wings as a parachutist
on Dec 29, 1942.
He is a former student of Amarillo High School and worked at United
[Amarillo Daily News
(Amarillo, Texas) · Thu, Aug 19, 1943 · Page 3] [PDF]
Pfc William K. Jordan
508h parachute infantry, Camp Mackall, N. C., is spending a furlough
with his parents, Mr. and Mrs.. C. Grove Stokes, 1022 Edison Street.
[The Gazette and
Daily (York, Pennsylvania) · Tue, Aug 10, 1943 · Page 4] [PDF]