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Authors, historian to be in Biloxi

Robert Humphrey plans to attend the 99th Infantry Division Biloxi reunion and would like to interview veterans.

George Neill, author of "Infantry Soldier," will have an hour-long presentation entitled, "Making of Infantry Soldier."

His presentation will begin at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. The location will be announced.

Neill also will have copies of "Infantry Soldier" available for sale.

Representatives from the University of Mississippi's Center for Oral History will be on hand to take interviews with veterans. The hour-long interviews will be scheduled around other events.

Anyone interested in signing up for interviews should contact Donna Bernhardt, PO Box 99, Marion KS 66861, e-mail, or sign up at the reunion registration area upon arrival at the Imperial Palace Hotel in Biloxi.