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28TH DIVISION SOLDIERS GET MONTHLY PAY, IN CALIFORNIA Spe:ial to The Couriei. CAMP IRWIN, Cal., Oct. 11. -Units -Units of the Army Finance Corps ·have teamed up to lick the 2,500 toiles separating the 28th '.'Keystone" '.'Keystone" Division, and its three hard- training regimental tank 'companies,'', 'companies,'', 'whose men lined up at Camp Irwin pay tables last week to collec: their monthly envelopes. Preparations for the tankers' ,jMqjave Desert pay Vere begun, according to finance officials, when .pay"records from the 28th's.home " ·tation at' Camp Atterbury, Ind., ·were enclosed with personnel data ''*ccbnip:inying each man for the ·ix-week tank' training mission at the Army's new Armored Combat · Tirainih:? Area here. · With the turn of the month, the · -Sixth Army fir^·"'··=· section, which pays soldiers in the West Coast ·-area, took over the job of ex, ex, chequer for the three companies ;.nf the 28th Division who arrived here Sapfc 12. , , "We just pulled out -the pay records and sent them in to the Camp [Twin 'Finance Office," said Warrant Officer .Charles R. Beatty, ' 125 Gi'3son Terrace, Connellsville, Pa., unit administrator and personnel personnel officer for the 110th Regimental Regimental T^ank Company whose home iirmory was in Connellsville before the unit was called ·{o Federal Federal duty last year. "They com-j puted the pay total for each man? and produced the pay roll." 'The money, post finance officials MARK- 50TH MARKING 50TH ANNIVERSARY of the Henry Fonda, Elizabeth Taylor, candle Rt Golden Jubilee luncheon added, arrived at the 637,000 prime armored force training center, in a guarded jeep convoy from a bank in Barstow, Cal., 37 miles distant from Camp The men of the 110th, many them former National Guardsmen from the Connellsville and Pittsburgh Pittsburgh area, received payment regular folding money -- from dollar to $20 bills. Silver dollars, however, are readily available in nearby towns.

Clipped from The Daily Courier11 Oct 1951, ThuPage 9

The Daily Courier (Connellsville, Pennsylvania)11 Oct 1951, ThuPage 9
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