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Yanks Families Arrive On Ship
   by Associated Press

   MOJO, Japan—Operation gyroscope's dependents arrived by ship today to join their paratrooper husbands and fathers of the 508th airborne regiment which flew here last week from Ft. Campbell, Ky.
   Wednesday, the ship which brought them, the Gen. Anderson, will turn around and return to the United States with dependents of troops of the 17th Airborne Regiment. The 17th was airlifted to Ft. Bragg, N. C, in the Army's big airlift.

[Mt. Vernon Register-News, Mt Vernon, IL, 19 Jul 1955, Tue. Page 2]

   Following a two-week leave at his home, Pvt. Ronald Garry, 19, husband of Mrs. Norma Jane Morris Garry, Forrest Homes, and son of Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Garry of 110 E. Ninth St., returned Sunday to duty with a paratroop unit at Ft. Campbell, Ky. He will begin assignment in Japan, July 6.
   Pvt. Garry received his wings in ceremonies at Ft. Campbell, April 26, following training at Camp Chaffee. Ark. He has been in service since Jan. 3.

[Alton Evening Telegraph, Alton, IL, 30 Jun 1955, Thu, Page 37]


Pfc Edward A. Lloyd, son of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Lloyd of Yorklyn, has returned to Fort Campbell, Ky., after spending a 14-day furlough at home. Lloyd, who will be 19 May 23, was graduated Last June from Alexis I. duPont High School and entered the service the next month taking basic training at Fort Jackson, S. C. He was graduated from the paratroop school at Fort Campbell this February. He is a member of the 508th Airborne Division which will leave for a 33-month tour in Japan this summer.

[The News Journal. Wilmington, DE, 03 May 1955, Tue, Page 24]


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