Quantcast

ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY

Signal school, 1948

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: August 6, 2017

Gerald Waller ©Stars and Stripes
Ansbach, Germany, January, 1948: Staff Sgt. John Sternka, teletype operator at the EUCOM signal school, explains his approach to, left to right, Maj. Gen. James A. Van Fleet, the new EUCOM director of operations, plans, organization and training; Brig. Gen. J.V. Matejka, chief EUCOM signal officer; and Lt. Col. Reuben Abramowitz, school commandant. In 1951, Van Fleet replaced Gen. Matthew Ridgway as commander of the U.S. Eighth Army and U.N. forces in Korea.
 

0

comments Join the conversation and share your voice!  

from around the web