Pacific Stars and Stripes, Jan. 6, 1954
SEOUL, Jan. 6- Armed Forces Aid to Korea projects
now underway or being considered by units of Fifth Air Force yesterday
were valued at more than $250,000 by Lt. Col. Randall Jacobs, Jr.,
AFAK project officer.
Of the 46 projects sponsored by the Fifth, 30 are
for new construction or rehabilitation of Korean schools and orphanages,
seven for hospitals and four for churches.
Reconstruction of a government building, three
bridges and culverts and equipment for an irrigation system complete
The two largest projects, scheduled by the 3rd
Bomb Wing, provide for building supplies valued at $40,000 for rehabilitation
of the Kaejon Rural Central Hospital and another $40,000 in medical
supplies and equipment for the hospital.