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BOB B. KAY ALBUM (1 of  1)

RAISON Dí TRE?
Bob had this image in his collection ... per chance he aw it in the local post office and signed up?


Bob signed up for the Enlisted Reserve Corps on 23 September 1943 at age 1`7


Basic Training
followed at Camp Fannin, TX
Jump School may or may not have been traumatic but Bob kept this cartoon in his personal belongings
What a Pass
Bob somehow was given a pass that was good for 2 months!


Company B
mess card, probably from Frankfurt


Memorabilia
includes 505th red badge flash and 508th patch

These Boots Are Made For Jumping!
[publication unknown]


Wolf Hounds, Co B
sign on Heddernheim apartments  [Where did that name come from?]

Bob Fay
takes  a stance with his sidearm
Bob Ups The Ante
with a machinegun
Bob Fay
in a less aggressive mood

 


Checking The List
an unidentified sergeant prepares for roll call


Briefing Confab
an EM listens to officer regarding the detail


Bob Fay (far left)
waits with other detail members


Newbie Guard Mount
all men lack decorations  other parachutist badge and than Presidential Unit Dilation


Happy Fella
unidentified trooper smiles for the camera


Bob Fay (at right)
poses with another trooper

Fortnight Occupational Chronicle
is a publication we never encountered before and found no on-line references to either.
 

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