William Taylor Bradford

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William Taylor Bradford - Reserve Naval captains : e Combined- in in- . ....
Reserve Naval captains : e Combined- in in- . . H Ko^ the "Wolfhounds." He War the FebJ a they four in offer Eighth used CAP Members To Leave For Three-Day Mission Approximately 50 members of Group 22, the. Corpus Christi -area unit of the Civil Air Patrol, Wilt leave tomorrow for a- three-day search-air rescue mission being lown over, the weekend out' of. two Rio '"Grande Valley airports. Ten aircraft of Group 22 will take ,R$rt the mission ordered by the Air rce, a spokesman said. r , Lt. Col. William T. Bradford,- pxiup commander, during a meeting meeting -last night stressed' that' 'all available personnel and equipment trbm this., area the mission. is to be sent to DEATHS M. Harris Caller-Times Caller-Times News Service BEEVILLE--A. M. Harris, 78, who formerly owned. and operated a-farm north'of Beeville, died at ilia home in San Antonio at 10 m. Tuesday: ' '·' . ;··' Surviving are his \vife, Mra. Josephine Harris;'three sons, B. M. Harris and .Millard Harris, San Antonio, and W. J. (Mickey) Harris, Harris, Beeville; one . daughter, -Mrs. Janie Burtis, Chicago, and one grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 4 p..m. today at the Alamo Funeral Funeral Chapel with the Rev. W. J. Coleman 'officiating. Burial will be in the. Glcnwood Cemetery at Beer ville at 8 p. m. Friday.under the direction of Galloway Mortuary. Bernabe. DeLeon : Bernabe . DeLeon, resident of Arnnsaa Pass for 45 years, died at-his home .last night at 10:45 o'clock. ·' : · . Funeral .service's; are to be held at 4 p. m. Friday at the Penta- costal Church, of which he was a. member, with the -Rev. Argustine Argustine ' Madrigal, pastor, officiating. officiating. Burial will'be in San Antonio Cemetery at Aransas Pass under direction of Cage -Funeral Home. Surviving are his. .wife, -Mrs. Guadaliipe C. DeLeonv.four daughters, daughters, Olivia Mirelez, Elida Gonzales, Gonzales, Juan DeLeon of A r a n s a s Pass, and Andrea. . Guzman of The newly-equipped mobile support support unit, a bus : converted for iri communications and disaster work, and the group staff car. also be taken .to Edinburg. ..Group 22. planes will -operate out of \Edinburg airport. The McAlIen r atr- be used b'y other CAP' '' ' planes. The Air Force has ordered all CAP aircraft south of Waco to {n-ipr-ith.6 search mission and has requested that- CAP aircraft-north of a .line .extending, through'Waco be flo\vn in forithe operation,,Maj. John Wattles, Group 22 public fdrmation officer, said today. He was unable to estimate how planes and CAP members will in.the Rio Grande Valley area the' operation. Bradford will be in charge .of the search missions f lown . out Edlnburg. A Col. Dratsch of McAllen will be in command of missions flown from McAllen, Wattles satd. · t Lt. Col. Hamp Edwards, Mission, Mission, Group 24 commanding · officer, officer, will be projects officer for entire operation. , Air 'Force officers from Ellington Ellington Field · will survey, coordinate and Criticize the entire operation. They are Scheduled to meet with CAP personnel l Sunday monjingr to discuss the operational flights flown Saturday.. .'..·;· · : . ' · . - . ' A meeting, of Group 22,personnel 22,personnel has been called for 8 p.m. tomorrow .at Edinburg: by. Bradford. Group members making the trip are requested 'to '. check in at entrance to the-Edinburg airport. "~ J ' Wade Pehnington,' Corpus Christi, will be assistant missions officers and second in command under Bradford. ' Capt. . Charles Herschbach, Corpus · Christi, . be the group communications officer officer and Maj. Charles 'T, Pruncy, Refugio County squadron', will be operations officer for the group. · The mobile support unit will iin operation as a communications center- and field office. Disaster and first aid .'equipment is 'also carried in the bus. The/ search and rescue mission ia expected to be one of the official missions in recent years, Wattles said.

Clipped from The Corpus Christi Caller-Times12 Feb 1953, ThuPage 4

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times (Corpus Christi, Texas)12 Feb 1953, ThuPage 4
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