Category: Jun 1943
Jun 27, 1943 — Took I.Q. tests, issued uniform, etc., Got shots – arm hurts
First Days as a Soldier • Camp Upton, NY
Jun 28, 1943 — Cleaned barracks. Dug post holes. Some guys pulled out today. Eat meat and butter!!
A really big deal due to rationing during the War.
US Army Reception Center • Camp Upton, NY
June 29, 1943 — Funny description of K.P. – One swell Corp. – Prisoners drafted. Meet Hawaiians, Philippines, Chinese, etc.
First Days as a Soldier • Camp Upton, NY.