Philippine "Operation Strongback"

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Philippine "Operation Strongback" - Son Of Tyndall Pair In Marine Maneuver...
Son Of Tyndall Pair In Marine Maneuver PHILIPPINE ISLANDS (PHT- NC)-"-Marine Col. Robert D. Tap- lett, son of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Taplett of Tyndall, S. D., and husband husband of the former Miss Patricia M. Kingston of Redwood City, Calif., took part in "Operation Strongback" in the Philippine Islands Islands during the first week of March, with the First Marine Expeditionary Expeditionary Force. Troops from the 3rd Marine Division, Division, 1st Marine Air Wing, plus supporting supporting units, and members of the Philippine armed forces landed at Dingalan Bay, Luzon, on March 1 For Marines of the Expeditionary FOrce, the amphibious exercise climaxed a year of training as a hard hitting, air-ground team.

Clipped from The Daily Republic12 Mar 1958, WedPage 5

The Daily Republic (Mitchell, South Dakota)12 Mar 1958, WedPage 5
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