The following February 27, 1969, Lowell Tribune article was found on page 1, column 4:
Stationed In Arizona
Marine Private First Class Scott A. Davis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Davis of Lowell, is serving with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron at the Marine Corps Air Station, Yuma, Ariz., the aerial weapons training base for Navy and Marine Corps aircraft squadrons.
His squadron plays host to the many visiting aircraft squadrons that deploy to the air station for weapons practice. The unit maintains bombing ranges, controls air traffic, and provides ordnance and ammunition for squadrons in training. In addition the squadron is responsible for the billeting of the aircraft squadrons personnel.