|I have several articles printed in
stateside newspapers about Kagnew Station. It is interesting reading how the
media covered and explained Kagnew Station. If you have any other old newspaper
articles, please and we'll see how I can get it posted here.
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searching around the web and came across a unique article about an attack on
Kagnew on Friday, September 12th, 1975. I had heard about this, but this short
piece documents it happened along with the date.
Gross Pointe News, Gross Pointe, Michigan
|Palo Alto Times
story about Kagnew, dated April 4th, 1970.
courtesy of Jerry Niemeier
Times article about Kagnew Station, dated 1970.
courtesy of Jim Warren
| Black Market Ring
Broken at U.S. Post in Eritrea Chicago Daily News (June 6, 1951)
"Shifta" Ambush Source Unknown (July 31, 1950)
Eritrea Reports Christians, Moslems in Bloody Riot AP (Feb. 21)
British Regime in Eritrea Fails to Guard Yanks Chicago Tribune (Feb. 20, 1951)
GIs in Eritrea Told to Shoot if Attacked Detroit News (May 1, 1951)
African Colony Taking Survey to Establish New Government Yakima Sunday Herald (Dec. 1, 1951)
GI Hurt, Aflame, Robbed by Eritrean Bandits AP (Image-Date Unknown)
courtesy of Gerald "Jerry" Pry ('49-'52)