Newspaper WWII photo of grandfather Edward Gekosky [Roy's Raiders] 1944

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Newspaper WWII photo of grandfather Edward Gekosky [Roy's Raiders] 1944 - . SGT. EDWARD GEKOSKY geant Gekosky has been...
. SGT. EDWARD GEKOSKY geant Gekosky has been awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Cluster, Cluster, the Combat Infantryman, - Badge and the Good Conduct Medal. His present duties are that of squad leader. His mother, Mrs. Stella Gekosky, lives at 963 Scott street. Kulpmont Soldier Is JungleJFighter With the Americal Infantry Division Division Somewhere in the Southwest Southwest Pacific A veteran Kulpmont soldier, Sgt. Edward Gekosky is one of the eight remaining members members of Roy's Raiders, a group of outstanding jungle fighters led by 1st Lt. Richard L. Roy, of Mt. Lake Park, Md. Originally consisting of forty - three members, Roy's Raiders killed, terrorized and recon - noitered the enemy in the jungles of this Southwest Pacific .Island until their record of combat stands high in their regiment. Overseas thirteen months, Ser - FUEL OIL USERS: The weather In the Harrlsbarr rem from September 1st threazh December Hth was 3 eelder than "normal" and 4 warmer than last year. IF YOU HAVE USED MORE THAN 27 OF YOUR TOTAL ALLOTMENT, ALLOTMENT, THIS IS A WARNING WARNING TO REDUCE YOUR CONSUMPTION All valid fuel oil coupons, including Periods No. 4 and No. 5 of last season, and Period Period No. 1 of the 1944 - 1945 season, may be used until Aug. 31, 1945. Period No. 2 Coupons will be valid December 18, 1944. 1944. Unit value, 10 gallons. To halp yew mkm ihm most of your tool ol ration, thee flfurM ar f urnlohod wookly by The Atlantic Refining Co. V

Clipped from Harrisburg Telegraph16 Dec 1944, SatPage 2

Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)16 Dec 1944, SatPage 2
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