FOOTLOCKER (6 K)The War Diary
of Sgt. Heinz Reuppert
A Battery, 1st Platoon

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  • December 7, 1941 — Pearl Harbor attacked 9:30 a.m
  • December 9, 1941 — war declared.
  • November 20, 1942 — inducted, reported to Camp Grant.
  • December 1, 1942 — transferred to Camp Callan, Calif., for basic training.
  • February 12, 1943 — finished basic training, promoted to T/5 and sent to Radar School, Camp Davis, No. Carolina.
  • April 5, 1943 — left Radar School attached to 225th AAA SL Bn, Fort Sheridan, Ill.
  • June 2, 1943 — left Fort Sheridan for maneuvers in Camp Davis, NC. Positions at Red Star Camp, Burgaw, Currie, NC. Training for Interceptor Command Tactics until September 13, 1943.
  • September 13, 1943 — moved into Camp Davis proper for physical training and APO preparation, received metal antennae for mount 1002.

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