The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Jean Allyn Smeltzer
Klickitat County Historical Society 

Looking Back

April 13, 2016


25 Years Ago - April 11, 1991

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wesley have received word that their daughter, Karen, has returned to Fort Bragg, N. C. safely, after serving five months in the Persian Gulf War. She was stationed at Dahran, Saudi Arabia, most of the time, but was within 20 miles of the Iraqi boarder the last month. Karen went to Goldendale schools all 12 years, graduating in 1977. She enlisted in the U. S. Army, in January that year and reported for duty in Sept., at Fort Campbell, KY, for basic training. The advance training was at Fort Dix, N. J. Karen’s husband, Joe, who she met and married at Fort Polk, LA., is still in the gulf area.

50 Years Ago - April 14, 1966


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