March 1940

Reserve Affairs

Volume 24, Issue 1
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THE following plans have been approved by the Major General Commandant to cover the below named activities:

The 1941 Appropriations Act carries an increase of approximately $55,000 for the organization and establishment of the 20th and 21st Reserve Battalions. After a survey of the field it has been decided that Los Angeles will be assigned the 20th Battalion and that Portland, Oregon, will be assigned the 21st Battalion. The former battalion will in all probability develop into a West Coast Artillery Battalion.

The following is the schedule of summer training camps:

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Melvin Maynard Johnson Jr

Robert D Heinl Jr