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Kilgore TX, College Students Enlisted in Armed Forces, Jan 1942
Kilgore College Loses 17 Boys to Service
KILGORE, Texas, Jan. 19.—Seventeen students of Kilgore Junior College have withdrawn this semester to enter the United States armed forces, Dean B. E. Masters reported.
The list included Jack Waites, Leo Stark, Stanley Cobb and Harry Burden, all of Kilgore; Wayne Drake, New London; Leo Mercer, Leaverett’s Chapel; Harvey Hays, Henderson; Laz Corley, Kenneth Murphy and Mayo Cadenhead, Gladewater; Milburn Cohagen and Alfred Mann, Overton; J. W. Carroll, Salem; Donald Welch, Sabine; Jose Cheek, Longview; Howard Corbett, Lufkin, and Hershel Curtis, McKinney.
Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 20 Jan 1942