December 23, 1954
OSAN, Korea (5th AF)-More than 450 Korean
orphans will share in Christmas Day activities with officers and airmen
of the 58th Fighter-Bomber Wg. Youngsters from six orphanages
will be served hot food, candy and ice cream at Operation Noel parties
in the base service club, NCO club, airmens club and officers club.
Funds to provide the children from Sin Haeng, DongIll, Hoo Swan Won,
Chung Hae, Sin Namg and Hee Larg Won orphanages with food and Christmas
gifts have been donated by 58th personnel. The day's festivities
will be directed by the chaplain's section and recreational agencies
with the help of individual volunteers. Highlighting the seasonal activities
will be a presentation of Handel's "The Messiah" in the service club
Christmas Eve. The oratorio will be sung by a 30 member Korean choir
from the Taegu Presbyterian Hospital. The wing chapel, appropriately
decorated, will have a full schedule of religious services beginning
at 7:30 p.m. Christmas Eve.