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33 Draftees, First Bay Call, Leave for Camp 5 Thirty-three men, the first to be inducted from this area under the selective act, entrained last night for Ft. Jackson, S. C. The men are part of the first nation-wide call sent out by the selective service. Local Man Clanton's Condition Reported Serious Charles Clanton, 22, 221 McQuade court, sustained a broken back, paralysis of the legs, and undetermined undetermined injuries about the head and face in an automobile accident early this morning on the Dothan highway highway near Mill Bayou. Deputies of the sheriff's office said Clanton, who was driving a 1940 Ford convertible, skidded 600 feet and was thrown from the car it turned over several times. Clanton's doctor, Joseph Morris, said the man had a "fifty-fifty chance to live." He is now in a semi-coma in a local hospital. Officers Officers said that an unknown taxi In the South Carolina Army camp they will be to the 8th Infantry Division for basic training. The men will take the two day trip in Atlanta and Andrews Bay coaches, arriving in the camp sometime Thursday. Arriving Friday State Moose Leader Will Visit Here The draftees are: Wilton A. Andrews, Andrews, Charles H. Barnes, Andrew W. Bradley, Willie Brookins, Jr. Kenneth E. Cox, Cortez Dunsford, Earl W. Gatewood, James E. Glass, Aubrey P. Golden, Carl T. Hall, Odecee Ralph Chestnut, Towland T. Hanson, Eugene T. Holman, Rufus Rufus H. Jordan, Odel Jones, Andrew F. McCrary, Howard E. McNair, Richard E. Meadows, Charles E. Myers, Dovie E. Myers, Benjamin W. Neel, James C. Pitman, James C. Posey, Jr., Chester L. Reaves, William A. Register, James M. Simmons,-James Simmons,-James W. Sorrell, Joseph J. Stukey, Jr., James E. Claude Claude M. Wolfe, Jr., Earl M. and Grant C. Williams. After extensive basic training the men will be assigned to various units throughout the Army. his was H. be

Clipped from Panama City News-Herald20 Sep 1950, WedPage 1

Panama City News-Herald (Panama City, Florida)20 Sep 1950, WedPage 1
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