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6,000 reservists sharpen up
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Valley Times Photo Collection
Young, Steve
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph article dated August 8, 1964 partially reads, "More than 6,000 Army Reservists of Southern California's 63rd Infantry Division are engaged in their second week of summer training at Camp Roberts. The 63rd, which includes two Van Nuys-based units, is scheduled to complete its 15-day training program Sunday. The infantry division is training at Camp Roberts, Hunter Liggett Military Reservation and Fort Irwin. Members of the Southland press visited the reservists last week." Photograph caption reads, "Sight weapon - Dave Higgins, S. Pasadena, left, and Jim Chase, Palmdale, center, are shown sighting an 81-man mortar at Hunter-Liggett Military Reservation. Bill Denson, Glendale, gives the settings."; See images #00132730 through #00132735 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
United States.--Army Reserve
United States.--Army.--Infantry Division, 63rd
Military training camps--United States
Armed Forces--Reserves
Uniforms--United States
Men--United States
Trench mortars
Hunter-Liggett Military Reservation (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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