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508TH IN VIETNAM

CAMP RED BALL 10 - PFC Larry Bennett, Lake Jackson, Is presently serving with the 1/508th Infantry, 3rd Bde, 82nd Abn Dlv as a rifleman In "B" Company. The "All American" entered the Army last June 17. He completed Basic Combat Training Aug. 20 at Ft. Bliss, and arrived In the Republic of Vietnam Dec. 2. The 18-year-old paratrooper is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Bennett, 214 Polnsetta St., Lake Jackson, He Is a 1008 graduate of Brazosport High School.

[The Brazosport Facts, Freeport, TX, 22 Dec 1968, Sun. Page 19]

Fairbank Gl Now
Serving in Vietnam
(COURIER NEWS SERVICE)

   CAMP RED BALL (IO) ---PFC Robert Allen, Fairbank, is presently serving In the Republic of Vietnam as a member of the 1-508th Inf., 3rd Bde., 82nd Abn. Div. He entered the service in September 1968 and received his basic combat training at Ft Polk, La. He arrived In the RVN in February of this year. The 20 year old PFC is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest: Allen, Fairbank. He is a 1968 graduate of Wapsie Valley High School.

[The Courier, Waterloo, IA, 26 Mar 1969, Wed, Page 9]

Kentucky Man Takes Command

   Capt. Tommy R. Mueller, right, assumes command of Co. E l-508th Infantry, Third Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division, Firebase Hardcore, in Vietnam. Lt. Col. Roswell E. Round Jr., hands over the command. Captain Mueller is the son of Mrs. Gordon L. K. Mueller, Ft. Thomas, Ky. His wife, Mrs. Patricia Stahl Mueller, lives at 3585 Cornell Rd., Sharonville.

[The Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH30 Mar 1969, Sun, Page 43]

 

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