September 18 in San Antonio history…

1917
Instead of Camp Funston, the officers will train at the newly named Camp Stanley, named for Gen. David Stanley, former commander of Ft. Sam Houston.

1918 – World War I
The Grand Theater features “To Hell With the Kaiser,” the “stirring story of American girls’ wrongs at the hands of the German Crown Prince.”

1968
Brief ceremonies were held today beneath the wing of the 1,00th B-52 bomber to be repaired at Kelly Air Force Base, just minutes before the plane took off for a duty assignment with the Strategic Air Command.

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