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Sheppard Field Texacts (Newspaper) - April 17, 1943, Sheppard Field, Texas Sheppard Field official publication of Sheppard Field vol. 2, no. 19 Sheppard Field Texas saturday april ii i a acs scheduled to a drive Wichita Falls Bahk to opes office Here new Type checking service announced Sheppard Field will soon Lave a Bank an office to be established Here shortly by he first National Bank of Wichita Falls which will of or banking services with the exception of making Loans to ill Post personnel. I Carter Mcgregor vice presi Lent of the Bank said that the Attice would be opened Here in about 45 Days and will by located n a new building now under Conli net Ion next to the Post finance of ice. Probable banking hours will tie rom to a. In. Until 3 p. In daily a kept sunday which will give loth military and civilian person Lel ample Opportunity to make dodos its. Obtain change Cash checks i Sci Bank Page 11 take More Paine military rites for it. 0. P. Bilbrey full military rites and i requiem High mass was held thursday morning for it. Oliver a Btl Brev 36, who was fatally injured tuesday morning when his automobile crashed into an abutment on the red River Bridge near Waurika okla. Services were conducted by chaplain b. P. Karpowic in Chapel no. 2. As the funeral procession on the Way to the Chapel passed the West Drill Field All Etc wings at Drill came to at see rites Page la first company will assume Post jobs sgt. Don Reid or. Post editor Sheppard Field military personnel will Greet it first a it a Nav of the women army auxiliary corps sometime tonight when 50 it Mac enrollees and one officer xviii Otto. Invade this Post to become a part of the 116th Post v Mac Headquarters company Aat. Be the. Sheppard Fields first wac 1h,� i.,.la in Theresa has the i. Of being he first Al tidal a. To be assigned to she,.,lard Fie,.i. A Supply and Ness Neffner. Die Llu the Post a a Headquarters company she arrived Mon a in Adame of her company in make preparations for the in be i to make their appear me Here tonight and Honda in the Dure third off Teer in lieutenant Theresa u Gein some inside a a dope about her in Job from maj. Ariel Post s i Supply officer. Copt. Jack buckle framed Post adjutant major following shortly on the heels of an order transferring col. Ii., i b. Clagett former Post command i or to a St. Petersburg fla., army j air forces command came orders i sending la col. J. E. Duke jr.,1 m. Buckler assistant Posi adjutant and belter known to Many As an All american loot a 11 Star. When he attended the i cited military Academy at West Point. A native of Waco Texas he also University played on the Baylor freshman eleven. Captain Buckler a Field Artil Bon \ Osage col. U b. Clagett who left this Post tuesday to assume the command of an army air forces Post at St. Petersburg i la., published a Farewell message to it the military personnel id Sheppard Field. Colonel Clagette a message was Brief but to the Point and was reproduced in the daily information Sheet on the Day in left. His message follows a to the officers and enlisted men of Sheppard Field a it is with regret that i relinquish command this a it. Sheppard Field is rated among the highest. This is due to the efforts of All of you. I know you will continue to loyally support my successor. Exacts e Clit or to broadcast daily news sgt. Don Reid or. Post editor has taken Over the Sheppard Field i news broadcast a news summary originating on this Field and carried Over radio station Kwh it. First to arrive in a body signal honors belong to third officer Angela r. Theresa who made her appearance Here monday morning As Supply and mess officer at which time she went to work to get everything in readiness for the arrival of her Waag company. To replace it it it coming Here Iron t t. Oglethorpe ga., these women have been trained by the army to take Over Many of the administrative and other positions now held by enlisted men at Post and school Headquarters and detachments of the Field including the station Hospital. After their arrival they will he quartered in their own Barracks j which Are very much the same As the Barracks occupied by enlisted Mon except All windows Are i equipped with shades. An orderly i room Supply room and mess Hall Are All a part of the new wac i area which is located at the North end of the Field near the station Hospital. Wac officers will he quartered in the nurses Barracks adjacent to the Hospital. The wac area which in sergeant Reid. A former Chica-1 Deuce Day will be termed it it a Ltd a go Tribune Man and presently As a a no mans an Post adjutant and so officer and Captain Buckler a Field and go Uzi Sam i a uni in itself and has o h a and most Lory Reserve officer was Tram part owner of the Hunt or be a n0, found in Reg a a succeeding colonel Duke in forced to the air corps Injo a wee., it m. Elation i Barracks. In addition the Post of Post personnel officer nary. 1912 and came a of Sheppard Texas do be a 10 showers Bath tub it Are a raided is want Tad the it pm then lathe i Yea and was assigned to duty j news pertaining to Sheppard held As Well new Post and jut ants Cap. Jack i see capt. Buckley Page la i Only. I pc c Fri a la i cafe a exacts pictorial of the week Honor review or a Ell review. A he,., Las is Vor Quot. Plagett former commanding officer of t Hep u j it show it a part of the Wai forces command at a florid.jjm�. Itaf Farewell gesture it and technical school troops marching in review As a to their commanding Juicer. In the rigid hands it utile officer and at views the troops assisted by col. Ira i a pm Quot a a a a maj. Go chert p. Snell troop con i Lander oth. a

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