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 - Reserve Unit Leaves Sunday Tucson's army...
Reserve Unit Leaves Sunday Tucson's army reserve unit-the 2'lth tank battalion--leaves by bus at ]'J:D5 a.m. Sunday two .weeks training at Camp Irwin, Calif. From July 12 to the 20 the entire battalion will bo put through an intensive tank familiarization course. This will include mechanical operation of the tank, firing the machine and 90mm. cannon and use of the many communication facilities now Incorporated in the M-'17 medium tank. .Regular army instructors stationed at Camp I r w i n handle the complete training course. Approximately 125 reservists are looking'forward to'spending two weeks at Camp Irwin is located in perfect tank terrain not far from Barstow, .Calif.

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  1. Tucson Daily Citizen,
  2. 08 Jul 1953, Wed,
  3. Page 18

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