European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Mar 27 1962, Page 8

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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - March 27, 1962, Darmstadt, HesseTop 8 the stars and stapes set Usa eur record of 1,077 at Grofe Woehr meet 8th div shooters take inf trophy match Grafe Woehr Germany special the 8th inf div Rifle team set a new Usa eur record Here monday to capture the infantry trophy team match during the first any of service Rifle Competition in the Usa eur Small arms championship six Man team captained by m sgt William e. Day and coached by Sec Donald m. Dyke fired a 1,077 to break the Usa eur record that was set last year by the 24th inf div by 17 Points. In saturday s practice firing for the coveted infantry trophy Crown the 24th inf div s Green team posted a 1.074. In monday s Competition the24th inf aggregation placed third with 1,033. The 3rd inf div placed 42 Points behind the Safe sets new insurance policy by Peter pole staff writer Wiesbaden is insurance companies and their agents must have a Safe clearance before military allotment can be used Topay insurance premiums Accord medical care Rule clarified by air Force Wiesbaden is american dependents at Remote duty stations who Are flown to other . Mili tary bases for medical care May be forced to return to their Home Ulion at their own expense. However the defense depart ment in considering asking con Gress to authorize round trip transportation at government expense in such cases. In a letter to the Field Safe has reminded commanders they should assume responsibility for informing All incoming personnel on the limitation of medical care for dependents and forewarning them that should hospitalization at come Distant Point be required the return travel expense would in All probability be borne by the to clarify the air Force message a Safe spokesman stated. A dependent brought to the Usan Hospital Here for treatment from any Safe installation must be prepared to pay for the return trip to the sponsor duty elation. Space available on government transportation May be utilized but cannot be rented he concluded. Ing to it col erne a j. Philips Safe hiker of personnel affair div. The restrict Ion on the use of class e2 allotments Are to assure reasonable degree of honesty integrity training and experience in those agents who solicit the Sale of life insurance to Safe person Nel stated Philips. Insurance companies and their agents who intend to Deal with air Force people were urged to apply for the clearance. Present allotment of the new ruling does t affect allotments now in Force nor does the restriction apply to individual sch Purchase insurance by mail from Relief and Benefit associations and similar organizations. It does not apply to a member of she air Force who purchases insurance from a company through his family or Hometown agent. The restriction is designed to forbid allotments to companies or agents operating in the Safe area without Benefit of a valid clearance added Philips. Army nurse corps opens new program it. Sam Houston Tex Spe Cial a new program providing financial assistance to nursing Stu dents was announced by the army nurse corps. The plan called the army Stu Dent nurse program or Bacca laureate undergraduates offers a regular salary and fees allowance to students who have a diploma in graduate registered professional nursing but do not have a Bacca laureate degree. Of Sloot pro pay for Cott men Only we Shadkun 88 proficiency pay will be Given to career airman Only according to an ill Tomn Uius air Force Tarn by Safe. By who of Dollar limitations i pmed pm the pro pay program for Flat Ftp year 1968 and 1903, find term airmen who have not been selected or have not elected career Tat a m outlined in apr 39-2 will no longer receive Tike extra monthly allowance. April 1 Huju been net m the Date Tor taking non career airmen off a pro pay Rotter. Trophy winning 8th inf div with 1,035 to take second place honors. Fourth place went to the 7th army support come which fired a 1,025, while the Berlin come finished fifth with 1,016. Naco trailed with a 755 to end up in sixth Slot every major command in Usa eur excepts com fielded teams in the infantry trophy team match. During this event each member of the six Man team fires 64 shots with any Model of the30-Cai service Rifle from the prone position at 600 Yards from the prone sitting or kneeling position at 500 Yards sitting or kneeling at 300 Yards an from a standing position at 200 Yards. Each shooter was allowed 50 seconds to lire from each of the four firing positions. Hits count four Points each Al 600 Yards three Points at 500 Yards two Points at 300 Yards and one Point at 200 Yards. In addition a Bonus is awarded to each Tea that Sci res the target that when six or More hits Are place Din each target. The 8th inf marksmen jumped ahead of the 12 other teams Early in the match by making 91 hits for 364 Points plus receiving a Maxi mum Bonus of 64 for a total of 428 Points at the 600-Yard line. They followed this up with 409 at the 500-Yard Mark and 240 at the300-Yard Mark for their Overall total. The 8th inf team received the 64-Point maximum Bonus at each firing stage. The second place 3rd inf div team by firing a 401 at the 600 Yard line a 397 at the 500, and a 236 at the 300, plus one which was fired from the 200 for the 1,035. The members of the first three teams Are i the Tut olvs�4 to Imam a. Collini a c. Myth inf to sitar a. It a a huh inf sit Frd it co a. 30411 int m 8 t Jinni Eutima. Cob 26tk inf bit Lawran Dauphin. Co e. 504th inf. And 94 French e. Wet. Co 0. Sos Tel int. I3rd int div8t Hon old a Voll i. Ten pm put sit Regaert flow. Bit it Natl Chi. Sec robot Hinn. taty leaning. Sit Junmei Hood. Sgt Nuh Sivilay. And sit Hirny Wood. Oil of Thi 3rd inf Oil Merki Manalili Dot. 324l i in div sic Hoy m. Con by. End till a inf div unit sic finn do Hull Frith he co. 3rd emr in 6� Nuy Welty a co. Itt Batty up 34th inf bin p. C. Than. Sll Raymond d. Rub and to it d. Bolton cd 2nd Btl of Tirb a 6p4"�dw�rd 6. A i a. Co bit support co itt 6�. 2ut inf. And pc Arnold m. Griffith commit support co. Lot Batu fit la int. Dyke toastmasters meet at Heidelberg won by Ramstein capt Heidelberg special the a St speaker s cup went to Cap Laird Guttersen Ramstein As the Heidelberg toastmasters club of Toast masters International played Host to fight other Ottist masters clubs for an All Germany speech contest Here saturday. Participating clubs were the took 317th 4,500 hours grape Woehr Germany Spe Cial the 317th engr in has used More than 4500 Man hours and 300 equipment hours to put the 7tharmy training Center Small arms ranges in tip top condition for the 1962 Usa eur Small Arm matches. One Rifle Range needed com plete rehabilitation said maj Edward Wozniak 317th operations officer. The severe Winter months take their toll of the three automatic Rifle Rifle and pistol ranges were overhauled. Firing Points were levelled an Concrete floors poured for general purpose tents parking lots built parking lots were constructed the Berns built up around the ranges and tents erected. Each participating unit has been As signed a tent while others reused As a pm snack bar operations tent and for other miscellaneous facilities. The painters and sign builders have been Busy both at the ranges and in the billeting area to Ai the shooters. The 317th holding co is House keeping unit for the matches. They Supply and furnish the utilities labor Pool Supply Drivers and Messing facilities for the competitors. The company also maintains a vip lounge on the Range and billets for All participating teams. The 317th, commanded by it col Richard a. Lewis has been at the match site since the end of february. The nuclear powered shark. More than to knots wer j bavarian club of Munich the Elf clerk of Blob org the Ramstein club the Rhine main club the Sembach club the and the Taurus and wies Baden clubs of Wiesbaden As Wellas the Host club. Winner of the second place award was Don Brewer representing the Heidelberg club. Third place went to s sgt Robert Del Fino of the Rhine main club. Presiding at the meeting which was held at the Patrick Henry officers and civilians open mess was m. J. Puretz president of the Host club. Dacoits head selected by Dod Washington special chair Man of the defense advisory com Mittee on women in the services dacoits for 1962 is mrs. Don Ald a. Quarnes of Washington. Her appointment has been announced by Carlisle p. Runge assistant Secretary of defense for manpower. Dacoits is composed of 50prominent american women who Are selected on the basis of their reputations in civic or professional Fields. They Are appointed by the Secre tary of defense to advise him on policies and standards affecting women in the military services and to inform the Public of therole of and need for women in the armed forces. Gisi Heidi Golden key the theme Ference of scouts to be 1walker Germany. Tribute to who work maj Gen John Sturgeon and Atlantic approximate Ives of a mrs groups in and the near in a program anniversary of Gram. Girl Host nations to Send repro mrs. Walter Gart. North a commissioner an program chairman Are led. Topics will in am Ping the p a t r o Brownie activities rank regression senior aide a Camp planning and relations. The nags Jubilee e held in july at Cam England will be Previ entries in the Home Frontier contest played and judged at Nee. The eleven ent s most effectively de was communities will d to girl scouts of til display at the National scout Roundup to be on Bay it in july Many women sol Washington

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