Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jan 9 1967, Page 29

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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - January 9, 1967, Tokyo, Japan 100pliis toll is feared in bus mashup explosive message for Charlie artillerymen from 4th 4th 42d Send a message to Charlie during a recent action in artillery units often support infantry Usa Manila official death toll in the worst Roadway Accident in philippine history stood at 84 Satur Day night despite official fears that the list of fatalities May pass the 100 fifty nine other injured when two buses plunged off a Mountain Road and Down a Ravine 30 Miles South of remained confined in hospitals and clinics in Cavite province adjoining Many of the casualties were seriously sustaining head lacerations and broken military rescuers continued searching for three passengers still unaccounted president Ferdinand Marcos scheduled a meeting sunday with highways commissioner Baltazar Aquino and the District Engineer of Cavite prov the presidential press office said Marcos wanted to find out from the two officials Why the Highway where the Accident occurred had not been improved despite similar Road mishaps last 2d arrested downed marines a Vietnam Pilot and Crew of a Marine Heli copter became infantrymen after their plane was downed 10 Miles Southwest of a the u h3 4 d helicopter flown by Barnes of Pensacola to e v a c u a t e wounded marines when it was Barnes downed by enemy while the two crewmen joined ground forces in fighting off Viet Cong Barnes and his co Pilot aided the platoon com the Pilot had spotted some enemy positions from the air and offered to Call for air borrowing a Field he described targets to a Light observation plane which relayed them to Marine he directed the strikes Rojc nearly until More choppers were Able to the and casualties m e a n w h i 1 Hospital Man 1c Richard of was attending the Clark 01 the thirteenth air forces most important Low controlled and allocated by a newly organized 50u4th support Pacific air Over manpower authorizations Are under the scrutiny of specialists whose responsibility includes the Taiwan and commanded by Thomas the new organization is a consolidation of the thirteenth air Force and 636th manpower offices and Acaf management engineering by eliminating duplications and centralizing tech More accurate and rapid response to manpower requests is being a great Deal of confusion exists Between the functions of Man Power and those of said 2d Charles a member of the he explained that it is the role of the manpower office to deter mine the number of men required to perform a certain once this figure has been approved at the manpower authorization is included on a unit Manning document when these spaces appear on the that the end of our then its personnel Job to find individuals to fill these Campbell peking Liu Fhi in Power Taipei up chinese communist state chairman Liu Shao Chi remains a powerful figure de spite red guard the new said the English language newspaper said Liu is still in control of at least 20 of the 28 regional set ups of the chinese communist the paper quoted communist affairs experts As saying that this explains Why party chairman Mao Tseung has not tried to Convene the Peoples National Congress to oust Liu from the Post of state chairman presi this also explains Why Mao and his followers Are using the red guard movement to try to remove Liu without going through the National where he Okinawa Bureau Okinawa an Island wide manhunt came to an end saturday with the arrest of the second of two american service men sought for armed robberies and an Roy j a c reportedly awol from his unit and a suspect in the series of robberies and an and Charles wanted for escape from confine ment and Are now in according to a army the second was apprehended about saturday in the Central Okinawa City of Ishikawa by civilian and military Drake was his picture and description had been published in local papers and shown on television for sever Al Days this a Reward had been posted for information leading to Drakes arrest by military police head Drake escaped from a stockade in mid december and has been identified As a suspect in the series of armed robberies and an assault which began this Jacoby was sought in connection with an assault on a Ryu Yuan civilian Security guard at Camp Kinzer and hotel robberies in Koza and he was reportedly apprehended in Koza at Friday the scene of the tragedy is a Mountain Road with dangerous Blind and the press office said Aquino and the District Engi Neer had failed to respond to petitions from Cavite officials and citizens for an improvement of the Marcos also dispatched a 4man Cabinet team headed by vice president Fernando Lopez to sur vey the Accident scene and Check on the assistance being Given the the team reported that the needs of the casualties Are being the press office also said that Lopez confirmed the dangerous condition of the and re commended an immediate improvement of the earlier Marcos sent a team of 16 doctors new Usis Man Taipei a formerly Kenneth Public affairs officer of the consulate Gen eral in Hong has arrived in Taipei to take up his new Post As director of the information service Usis in Boyle May still have a Chance to Speaks German the paper and new Comsat la is set Okinawa scenes Jake Art honors Kadena Okinawa for her distinctive work in water and her successes in local Art Adeline wife of John 18th tactical fighter was selected As january artist of n the month by the Kadena a arts and crafts the Center sponsors the monthly program to spotlight accomplished artists and to display their work for 30 special to Washington a new Satel Lite designed for around Hemlock commercial communications be tween the Western Pacific and the United states is scheduled for launching the communications satellite Comsat said the satellite is to replace Lani a similar satellite launched 26 which failed to achieve the proper orbit for 24hour Comsat is the american entity and of the 55 nation International telecommunications satellite consortium which owns and will operate the new a Delta rocket is to fire the 192pound satellite from Cape into an orbit High Over the Pacific where it will appear to hang stationary Over the Equator near the inter National Date from its Perch Miles above the satellite will serve As a relay for commercial teletype and other communications Between stations in the Continental United Japan aus the satellite is a improved version of Early Comsat also said another Satel Lite will be launched in february to augment transatlantic by Intelsat plans to have four satellites in space providing full time global communications Lani Bird can be used eight hours a since 3 it has been in commercial serv ice linking the Hawaii and i special news features and Tele casts american football bowl games Over the Christmas and new years have been highlights of the workers to the hospitals where the injured were the two buses that figured in the tragedy were part of 57bus Convoy on its Way to a roman Catholic the Accident occurred when one bus lost its brakes and slammed into the sending both vehicles off the Highway and hurtling Down the police Hunt bus Driver Manila up sat urday Laim Cluied a for one of the bus Drivers who reportedly survived the worst Road Accident in philippine the identified As Lolito de was spotted by an in Formant in Batangas according to Efren a police intelligence we expect to get him Momen de Castro was reported earlier to have perished with 84 Fili Pino pilgrims mostly children and their when two buses collided and plunged into a Miles South of the other Driver was killed police gathered Castro escaped only1 with a Moor injury because the bus he was driving on its Buhia Pacific stars stripes 7 1967

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