|Dale H. Hamilton, who resides at 1111 Emery Street,
received his commission as Second Lieutenant in the Army of the United
States at the Tank Destroyer Officer Candidate School, Camp Hood, Texas
on January 14.
The Officer Candidate Course at the Tank Destroyer School consists of
seventeen weeks of intensive training and includes 816 hours of
scheduled instruction in weapons, tactics, automotive vehicles, radio,
and military administration, plus 100 hours of night problems. Much
emphasis is placed upon practical work by the students themselves. The
instructors are specialists in their fields, and the training includes
the latest combat methods from the battle zones.