Lou Johnson wrote in 2003:
"When I arrived in Europe in the summer of '51, I was assigned to "SHAPE HQ, as a pipeline photographer (still).
"The 497 Signal Photo Company, a reserve unit out of Binghamton, NY, was activated and located in Karlsrue, Germany, Detachment "C" to Orleans, France.
"My team operated out of Verdun, France. I
rotated stateside in Dec. '52. I have tried several times to track down
"I am now 74 yrs. of age and have a lot of fond memories."
Information provided November 2003