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Pre-induction physicals, 1950

Posted on September 16, 2018 | in Uncategorized | by

Doctor F. B. Moosnick exaimed James R. Caudill, Winifred, one of 42 local men who took pre-induction physicals at the area draft processing center Monday August 22, 1950. Augustus Daniels, Paintsville, stood directly behind. Men passing the tests were to be subject to the next induction call, expected in October 1950. The Korean War had just begun in June 1950 and would not end until July 1953. Herald-Leader Archives Photo

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