Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Sep 19 1963, Page 6

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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - September 19, 1963, Tokyo, Japan Korea Bureau Seoul army Secretary Cyrus Vance was to arrive in the Republic of Korea wednes Day evening for a three Day tour of and Republic of Korea army after a plane Side Pross con the Secretary was scheduled to to Gurst of Honor at a dinner Given by general Hamilton command rain chief of the United nations and thursday morning he meet with Howze and top commanders and staff officers at unc Korea Bureau Kimpo a Robert civilian consultant in internal Medicine for the army office of surgeon arrived Here tuesday for a four Day visit to and Republic of Korea army medical install he was met by Evan chief of the professional services eighth army surgeons is scheduled to Call on George Ocon eighth army acting chief of staff he will also visit the 121st army Hospital at As com and speak to Hospital staff thursday he will visit the 6045th Hospital at Osan 10 win promotion tops Seoul enlisted men from eighth army support command Easco m have been promoted to specialist live at ceremonies held at Bascom promoted were Peter Harring Larry Harry Wil Liam spies and Charles All assigned to the a scam adjutant general Section Steve Supply room Richard special services Section Robert South Post officers Field ration mess Wallace compound and John office of the assistant chief of staff for per commanded by Robert on Petersdorff itinerary includes a visit with Anthony army advisory professional services he is also scheduled to Call on Soo Myung Rok army surgeon and will tour the Rok Capitol army hos will leave Korea Friday from there Vance will go to the Rok ministry of National de sense to Call on Sung Eun minister of National the next Stop on Vances itinerary will be a Call on Amer ican ambassador Samuel Berger after which he will visit Chung Hee acting Rok Secretary will also go to i corps group where Hewill be met by Harvey corps commanding following a briefing he is scheduled to Fly Over the 1st area accompanied by Fischer and Leonard commanding general of the 1st included in thursday afternoon itinerary is a visit to observation Post Dort in the 1st 8th and to observation Post Maizie in the 1st 9th Vance is slated to observe unit training and tour 1st facilities in the dragon head thursday evening he will attend a reception and dinner Given by ambassador and Berger a life Sig Rudolph mess Steward for eighth is congratulated after receiving the army medal by Robert commanding eighth army special Seoul forces Sec Rudolph mess Steward for eighth was presented the Arm y commendation medal tuesday for saving the life of a new wafer Plant for Yon san bigger Supply at less Cost Seoul to All but a few persons the Many thousands of United nations command personnel who Hal and work at Kongsan Mili tary reservation in Seoul have been drinking water directly from a new army Plant on the Han River since until the new water treatment Plant was water for Yon san was provided by the special City of Seoul through a Plant operated by the eighth army support command area Engineer at the Sam Kachi traffic the new Plant has reduced previous High costs of filtering and distributing water from the City of and has produced a More dependable water in 1961 construction be Gan on the Plant near Yon san South last june construction by local contractors under the supervision of the army Dis far was completed with the most modern equipment available for water purification and total Cost of the Plant was a test run was made of the operation of the Plant and the of the water it and Early in August the results were reported to commanding Gen by Ray mond the Bascom Engineer who is responsible for the the new Plant has been a Complete Success since its according to on August the Plant began continual operation As the sole source of water for Yon san military reservation and about 30 army units in the Seoul area which have water trucked to them opening the new Plant has resulted in a savings of approx father and army men listen Seth Weld commanding 88th brigade Osan explain How the Hawk missile the father and son Are Raymond Boucher right intelligence brigade and sp4 Raymond Boucher on leave from the army Security Agency Japan Usa photo Pacific stars stripes september 19g8 mately monthly in operating and the daily out put of has been increased by Gallons to a maximum of the Plant More than meets our required daily even in the summer months when water usage its Maxi Hicks adding that the improved facility Howy no reason personnel to neglect both the written acid commonsense rules of water con Garland general utilities operation Foreman at the explained the opera Tion of the new facility which he Calls but on the Bank of the Han an intake Tower brings water in to the two electric backed up by an emergency diesel Send the water to treatment Plant located about Ohe Quarter mile two flocculation tanks receive the raw water and chemicals Are to Settle All particles to the Bottom of the Chaviers from the flocculation tanks the water is pumped into three Sand filters that continue re moving any undesirable for eign after the edition of the water is stored in a tank ready for three powerful electric operating at a rate of900 Gal Lons per move the water from the tank to old water Plant which is now used As boost or pumping Chaviers con from the Booster station the water is pumped to three storage tank areas at Yon san main from these it is pumped to North main Post and Camp Usa photo who arrived in the Republic of Korea last was cited for saving a maintenance Man from probable electrocution in the mess Hall june he disengaged the electrician from a Short circuited Box from which the Man was unable to free by throwing the Force of his body against and seizing him by the Smith knocked the mail to the freeing him from the electric current which had temporarily paralysed although Smith was not seriously he was singed and his clothing was a doctor who treated the korean after the Accident said that if it had not been for Smiths Quick thinking and a the employee would have encountered a More severe in jury and possibly Smith served with the Quarter master research and test fort before being assigned to Seoul United com Mand nationalist chinese ambassador to the Republic of Korea Liu Yuwan and a group from the nationalist China National War College were to be honoured Esclay morning at a United nations forces Korea and eighth army Honor ceremony at Knight Field the War College consist ing of 43 faculty and student is headed by general Hsu senior member of the visiting group and Dean of nationalist chivas National War the which arrived in Korea monday for a we Klong tour As i tests of the Rok is scheduled to leave general Hamilton United nations is to be Host at else 7th Korea Francis 1st 32d David 3d brigade and Max 3d 32d tied for the 7th reenlistment noncommissioned officer of the month award for August by each obtaining 300 per cent of their unit according to 2cl Gerald division reenlistment their enthusiasm and professional ability contributed greatly to the reenlistment Gram and reflects highly upon their units and our Divi

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