TITLE

The Man from MARS

AUTHOR(S)
Seydel, Carie A.
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Airman;Feb2003, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Ray Scheffler, radio operator of the U.S. Air Force. Importance of communication in military operations; Devotion of Scheffler and his wife to their duties; Means of communication between airmen and their families.
ACCESSION #
9239654

 

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