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Special Collaborators in Field Service--Continued. 12. Home education-Continued.
Charles Foster Smith, professor of Greek and classical philology, University of Wisconsin, Madiso
Joseph L. Wheeler, librarian, Youngstown Public Library, Youngstown, Ohio. 13. Racinal
groups: S. G. Atkins, principal Slater Industrial and State Normal School, Winston-Salem, N. C. 14, Georgraphy:
Ray H. Whitbeck, professor of geography, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis. 15. Illiteracy: Mrs. Cora Wilson Stewart, president Kentucky Illiteracy Commission, Frankfort, Ky.
II. DEPARTMENT OF STATE: EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES.
(1) School of consular instruction, Washington, D. C. (2) Student interpreters' schools: (a) Constantinople, Turkey; (b) Tokyo, Japan; (c) Peking, China.
III.-DEPARTMENT OF WAR: SYSTEM OF MILITARY EDUCATION.
1. United States Military Academy, West Point, N. Y.
(a) Toso develop the powers of analysis that the mind may reason to a logical conclusion.
2. Special service schools, for each arm and department. For preparation for technical and tactical duties in the particular arm or service for duty with troops. Students are the junior officers of the Army. Courses are both basic and advanced.
(1) Infantry school, Camp Benning, Ga.l
(a) School of fire, Fort Sill, Okla.
(c) Tactical school, Camp Bragg, N. C.
(1) The Ordnance school of application at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Aberdeen, Md., for the
purpose of instructing officers of the department in mechanical and chemical engineering,
dealing principally with the theory of ordnance design. (2) The Ordnance school of technology, Watertown Arsenal, Watertown, Mass., for the instruc
tion of officers of the department in metallurgy and metallography, metallurgical chemistry, testing materials, shopwork, machine, smith and foundry, arsenal and general,
administration, steam, power and compressed air. (3) The Ordnance operation, maintenance, and repair school, Raritan Arsenal, Metuchen, N.J.,
for the instruction of enlisted men of the Ordnance Department and others who may be detailed to take courses to train them to become machinists, blacksmiths, welders, automobile and tractor mechanics, small arms machine gun armorers, explosive specialists,
artillery mechanics, saddlers, woodworkers, depot clerks and ordnance sergeants. (7) Signal Corps school: Camp Alfred Vail, Little Silver, N.J. (Training camp for enlisted men and
junior officers.) (8) Air Service schools:
(a) Carlstrom Field, Arcadia, Fla. (pilot school).
(5) Airship school, Langley Field, Hampton, Va. (9) Tank Corps schools: (a) Technical school, Camp Meade, Md.1 (6) Tactical school, Camp Benning
Ga. (10) Chemical war service school, Washington, D.C.
1 Proposed. Awaiting authority of Congress.
(11) Motor transport schools: (a) Camp Holabird, Md.,4 (6) Camp Jessup, Ga.,' (c) Camp Normoyle, Tex..
At the Georgia Institute of Technology and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, it is planned
to provide advanced training in automotive engineering for Motor Transport Corps officers, the course to be a special one covering one year. It is intended to send five officers to each place. These
officers have not yet been selected. Authority has been obtained from the training section of the General Staff to establish units of the
Reserve Officers' Training Corps at each of the following 10 listed colleges: (1) Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, Pa.; (2) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.; (3) Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio; (4) University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn.; (5) Univ sity of Georgia, Athens, Ga.; (6) Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La.; (7) University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.; (8) University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebr.; (9) A. & M. College of Utah, Logan, Utah;
(10) A. & M. College of Oregon, Corvallis, Oreg. (12) Medical schools:
(a) The Army medical school, Washington, D. C.
for base hospitals and lines of communication); (2) Fort Riley, Kans. (training of regimental
units). (c) Division of physical reconstruction: Educational staff. The Surgeon-General of the Army has
designated the following general military hospitals for the work of physical reconstruction
of disabled soldiers:
Reed General Hospital, Takoma Park, D. C.; General Hospital No. 1, Williamsbridge, N. Y.;
General Hospital, Fort Sam Houston, Tex.
hospitals and through such affiliations as may be required to complete the course, which extends over a period of three years.)
3. General schools.
(1) General Service Schools, Fort Leavenworth, Kans.
(a) School of the Line. Preparation of officers for technical handling of troops. Students taken
from troops after course at special service schools. (6) General Staff School. Preparation for General Staff duty with tactical units, and for higher
tactical command. Students taken from school of the line. (2) General Staff College, Washington, D.C.
Preparation for War Department, General Staff, and high command. Students taken from troops
after course at General Stafi school.
4. Special Schools for enlisted men.
Various schools for noncommissioned officers, bakers and cooks, teamsters, blacksmiths, farriers, mechanics,
chauffeurs, automechanics, clerks, gunners, electricians, carpenters, etc., and various schools for vocational training. Located at all posts and stations of the Army.
1 Proposed. Awaiting authority of Congre3s.
5. Reserve Officers Training Corps Units.
NOTE: The letter (J) indicates a Junior Unit.
An Junior Units are Infantry.
DISTRICT NO. 1.
(Headquarters: Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Boston, Mass.)
Kind of unit.
Connecticut Agricultural College.
MAINE. Bangor High School... University of Maine.
MASSACHUSETTS. Boston University.. Gloucester High School.. Harvard University.. Massachusetts Agricultural College.. Massachusetts Institute of Technology. New Bediord High School..
New Hampshire State A. and M. College.......
Inf., C. A.
Rhode Island College......
New York City.
Inf. Ini. J.
Lewisburg. Carnegie Institute of Technology
Pittsburgh Dresel Institute.
Philadelphia.. Truquesne College.
Pittsburgh. Grove City College.
Grove City. Lalayette College...
Easton.. Lehigh University
South Bethlehem. Muhiaburg College.
Allentown. Pennsylvania Military College.
Chester. Pennsylrania State College.
State College. Pennsylvania l'niversity
Philadelphia. Pittsburgh University.
DISTRICT NO. 4.