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Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 1, 1940
Caption
When the boys from Michigan arrived at Camp Beauregard, La., to train for a year as part of the 32nd division they had a lot of equipment, clothing and personal things to tote with them. Here Pvt. Paul Nisonger of Co. K 125th infantry from Ann Arbor, seen with his pack as he entered his tent.

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 1, 1940
Caption
Songtests are common occurences in Co. K 125th infantry from Ann Arbor these days at Camp Beauregard, La. Gathered here in one of the tents, left to right, are: Pvt. Ray White, violinist; Pvt. Don Primeau, Pvt. Morris Lepisto, banjoist; and Ted Wahl, playing the guitar. In the rear are: Pvt. Don Pallo, Pvt. Kenneth Ollett, Corp. Jack McAuliffe, Pvt. Joe Schmitz, Pvt. Lynn Barnard and Pvt. Ervin Kitchenmaster.

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 1, 1940
Caption
News from home makes all of the boys in Co. K 125th infantry happy. Here a group gathers to learn from The Ann Arbor News what's going on back home.

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 1, 1940
Caption
Pvt. Virgil Nauman of Co. K 125th infantry, from Ann Arbor, does himself some washing at Camp Beauregard, La. Most of the boys do their own washing. At right is Pvt. Charles Erke of the same company.

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 1, 1940
Caption
Far from the scene of the Michigan-Pennsylvania football game, this group of trainees from Ann Arbor in Camp Beauregard, La., with Co. K, 125th infantry, got a play-by-play report via radio. Left to right, the boys are: Pvt. Val Smith, Pvt. Ed Barnard, Pvt. Duane Poland, Pvt. Kenneth Ollett, Pvt. George Spaulding, Pvt. Elmer Crews and seated on the floor of the tent, Pvt. Robert Wood.

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 1, 1940
Caption
A scene at Camp Beauregard, La., soon after arrival of Co. K, 125th infantry, from Ann Arbor. The boys had to erect tents and otherwise place their quarters in shape for about a two-month stay. They will be quartered here in these tents until about Jan. 1, when they will go to Camp Tioga, about 10 miles east of Camp Beauregard. They also will be housed in tents there.

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940

Ann Arbor National Guard Unit Company K at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana, November 1940 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 1, 1940
Caption
Just after arrival at Camp Beauregard this group of men from Co. K, 125th infantry, rested until trucks brought in the rest of their equipment so they could go ahead with erecting tents and otherwise put their quarters in shape. The Ann Arbor guardsmen appear cheerful and seem to be enjoying their trip to Louisiana for a year's federal training.