California Militia and National
Guard Unit Histories
San Luis Obispo Home Guard
(63d Company, California Home
The following article was copied from
the December 22, 1917 issue of California Home Guard News
Commissioned November 5, 1917
Captain, A. S. KAHL
This is one of the latest companies to organize in the State.
Had 116 men out at a drill on Thursday night and the interest
is growing, to get ready for service when called. Drills are
under the direction of the drillmaster, Sergeant M. Herzog, of
the U. S. Marine Corps. Rapid progress is being made. Captain
A. S. Kahl expects to have his company uniformed and equipped
very shortly. Captain Kahl believes in efficiency and has officers'
school every Monday.
The Captain writes: "My firm belief is that equipment should
be furnished us by the State."
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