June 1927

Professional Notes

Volume 12, Issue 2


NINE enlisted Marines from the Signal Battalion, Quantico, under the command of First Lieutenant Thomas M. Schuler, were ordered to Memphis, Tennessee, on May 1, 1927, as part of a combined NavyMarine Corps communications detail to assist in radio communication in the flooded area of the Mississippi Valley. The navy personnel consisted of twenty radio operators and two officers from the Battle Fleet.

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