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NAVARRO COUNTY BOYS LEAVE FOR MILITARY SERVICE

A number of Navarro county boys left Corsicana early Thursday for Tyler where they were scheduled to be inducted into military service. A few of those originally in the selective service quotas were unable to reach their board offices in time to proceed.  Included among those who left Thursday were the following:

Board One.

Leon Bertrand Skinner, Charles Frey Byrd, Thomas Brown Rackley, James Holland Gordon, Herman Avron Slaughter, John Leroy Woodland, Clifton Gipson Benton, Basil Listen Herod, Loris Ward Hargraves, Olif Boyd, Anderson Eaylin Britton, Oscar Woodrow Miller, Charlie Teague, Wilson Collin Edmondson, Orvill Kenneth Hagan, Richard Mays Patton, Glenn Moore, Roe, Clifton Hutchins, Paul Edward Burnett, John Walter Howell, Albert  Sidney Bass, Sidney Aubrey Betts, Raymond Loyd Young, Bill Sweatt, Clifton Richard Brown, Robert Clyde Edmondson, George Milton Kent, Willie Benton Stallings.

Board Two.

Vinice L. Green, Lilborn T. Elmore, Coy Weldon Phillips, Johnnie E. Baldwin, Eddie L. Dixon, Selma D. Banks, Rupert Doran Pritchett. Elbert E. Hoge, Dewey D. Matthews, William R. Stockard, George William Murray, Marion E. Hale, William J. Pitts, Homer L. Bobbitt, Delmer R. McDaniel, Carroll L. Saunders, William B. Purifoy, Johnnie N. Dugan, Charlie Howell, Ernest V. Wylie, Jay L. Sewell, Jr., Cecil E. Spivey,  Gillam Wright, Thomas P. Johnson, Joseph T. Allen, Willie Robert Barnett, Herbert R. Taylor, Ralph D. Thompson, Jim Edd Evans, Anderson M. Paul, Finis L. McClure, Roy H. Melton, Roy A. Jones, Myron G. Kyser, John K. Dickson, Robert L. Walker, Benjamin Winslow, Dudley Hill,  William K. McCord, Thomas K. Sherrard, Edward Hillburn, Jim Pinales, G. P. Webb, J. D. York, Robert E. York, Dexter O. Tanner, Rufus F. Tarrer, Richard A. Jamison, Christine N. Almendarez, Grady O. Hanna, John D. George, Toy Sheppard, John W. Taylor.

 

The Corsicana Daily Sun - Thursday, April 9, 1942
Submitted by Diane Richards

 


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