Sunday, December 09, 2018

Events & News


May 9 in San Antonio history...

1918 – World War I
Two court-martial verdicts of more than usual interest were announced at Camp Travis yesterday, one of which resulted in the discharge of an officer and the other the sentence to prison of a recruit for ten years.

A tornado sweeps Stinson Field doing $75,000 damage to planes and hangars.

San Antonio’s test of two types of air-raid siren today gave citizens their first taste of what it may be like if enemy planes approach the city. The sirens tested were of five and two horsepower.

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