February 1936

Birthday Present from Captain Townsend

Volume 20, Issue 1

Our 160th Birthday Radio Broadcast brought many fine responses from all corners of our country and all kinds of business men, but one of the most genuine examples of appreciation of comradeship was that of Captain George L. Townsend, United States Army, who served with the Marines overseas in the old 5th Regiment, when he turned over to General Russell what is generally believed to be the best conditioned German machine gun in the possession of the Corps.

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