On this date
The bodies of 579 Americans who lost their lives as a result of fighting in Korea are being returned to the United States aboard the Hossier State Victory, the Department of Defense announced. Included in the list of dead being returned is Pfc. Charles F. Bressler, brother of Mrs. Helen M. Reigel, 33 Third Avenue, Lehighton. The ship was expected to arrive at the San Francisco Port of Embarkation today.