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Photos available of Army Buddies

Posted: 1026782229000
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William L. Carpenter served from 02 Nov 1950 to 01 Aug 1952, Army 24th Infantry Div. 21st Regiment, Korean War. Rank at discharge: Corporal.

His first combat assignment was near a hill called "Old Baldy".

Training: Camp Atterbury, Indiana with the 628th Tank Battalion, Company B.

I have a few photos scanned and I am willing to share.
Below are their names and some addresses as given to my father before he left Korea

Name
APPLEYARD, JACK E.
BEANS, LEROY C., Cozad, Nebraska (Dawson County)
BENDA, JOHN F.
BOYDSTON, CLOYD D.
BUCKLEY, RICHARD C., 116 W. 9th, Gothenburg, Nebraska
CALVILLO, SALVATORE R., "Sam" 25_6 E. 19th St., Cleveland, Ohio (Cuyahoga Co.)
CARMICHAEL, KEITH B., Atwood, Kansas
CAROW, CLARENCE F., Medberry, North Dakota
CHERNAY, ELWARD S.
HARPER, ALTON K.
LANGER, JOSEPH A., Derby St, Johnstown, PA
LEE, ROBERT E., Bisbee, North Dakota
PETERSON, JAMES E., 637 Ferndale Ave, Johnstown, PA
RAGER, MELVIN G., 103 Fairfield Ave, Johnstown, PA
ROSE, THEODORE M.

Re: Photos available of Army Buddies

Posted: 1058390472000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1059597130000
My father's name was not on your list but I wanted to write and let you know that those pictures are priceless. There is a celebration going on as you know to honor these vets. I am planning to go to the Black Caucus Event September in Washington DC. Those pictures would be a blessing for many because this was the last segregated unit.
My father's name is Emmett McKiver. He was from North Carolina, he was wounded in admitted to a hospital in Kobe Japan. If you have any information that can help me locate some of the men who served with him I would appreciate it.

Sincerely,
Sandra
countenance2003@yahoo.com

Re: Photos available of Army Buddies

Laura Pruden (View posts)
Posted: 1058402494000
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thanks so much for your kind words! I wish I could help you with your search.

So far, the 'Old Buddies" my dad asked me to look up had died. Which was a sad finding for him.

I wish you much luck in your quest!
Laura

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Heather (View posts)
Posted: 1059324690000
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I think John F. Benda is part of my family we are trying to look up. Can you email me those pics at HRuocco@143.com. Thank you

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danielle appleyard (View posts)
Posted: 1104153808000
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I was just wondering the Jack Appleyard you have on the list was he from Australia?

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Danielle Appleyard (View posts)
Posted: 1131513696000
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It's been some time since i've had a look at the message board as well that my e-mail address has changed so i only just found the message but to answer your question YES he was and he was also enlisted in th army. But I'm not 100% sure if it's the one you are looking for?
If he seems to be send me an e-mail and I can send you some more information if you like.

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Laura (View posts)
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Posted: 1279666104000
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Can you please include this picture of my dad in Korea?
Attachments:

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Posted: 1292906571000
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My late My father-in-law, Lloyd A Haskin Jr, served in the Army as a sharp shooter photographer in the Korean War. I have scanned about 300 slides he took during the war. Many sites and soldiers' identities are lost to time as Lloyd Haskin has passed to the next life. The slides however are safe and i must say incredible. I would like to share them with others who may be interested. Please advise where i might send the images. I have them in multiple formats: digital, CD, hard copy as well as the original slides. Just point me where and what to share and i will gladly forward this long saved treasure of graphic history.

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Posted: 1311397847000
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A great place to post photos of the korean war is on:
www.koreanwar-educator.org it a site all about korea and it VETS
per page

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