Donald F. Holdorf

Donald F. Holdorf in Navy V-12 Unit at Mississippi College
GREAT LAKES, IL--Donald F. Holdorf, 18, son of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Holdorf, 405 Lake Street, Eau Claire, WI, has just enrolled in the Navy V-12 Unit at Mississippi College, Clinton, MS.

Entrance into the special training unit enables the student seamen to take a series of approved university courses. The regular academic curriculum is supplemented with military drill, physical education, and naval organization. The young Bluejacket will also have the opportunity to participate in competitive sports and campus activities.

Satisfactorily completing the V-12 Program, the seamen will be sent to one of the many Midshipman Schools, established for the training of Naval Reserve Officers. After successful completion of the Midshipman Course, Seaman Holdorf, then, may be commissioned as an Ensign in the United States Naval Reserve.