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Stars and Stripes, May 18, 1956 [See previous photo and story.]

 Marine, Korean Daughter on Way to U.S.

THE CHILD was taken to the main Catholic orphanage at Seoul where Rocke signed final papers before taking her back to the airbase.  That night in Rocke's hut, Marguerite got her first American bath in a pastry pan-while several Leathernecks stood by offering advice and moral support.  One of them was M/Sgt. John E. Luhta, who accompanied Rocke on the trip to Seoul to pick up Marguerite.  Luhta is now adopting a Korean boy.  And at least 10 other Marines at Marine Aircraft Group-12 are planning to adopt Korean orphans.



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