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Photo of 1st Lt. Charles H. Kiick in Flight Uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Photo of 1st Lt. Charles H. Kiick; Article on back of photo: "First Lt. Charles H. Kiick, son of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kiick, rural route 8, Decatur, is flight engineer on one of the F-13 planes that will circle the 74…

Photo of 1st Lt. William L. Janssen in Flight Uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Photo of 1st Lt. William L. Janssen; Written on back of photo; "Member of occupation forces serving in the Pacific Theater."

Photo of 1st Lt. William L. Janssen in Uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Photo of 1st Lt. William L. Janssen; Article on back of photo; "William L. Janssen, son of J. W. Janssen, 312 South Edward street, recently received his silver pilot's wings and the commission of second lieutenant at the…

Photo of Lloyd J. Smith, Jr. in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Smith, Lloyd J., Jr., Article on back of photo; "Pvt. Lloyd J. Smith, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd M. Smith, 675 South Sixteenth street, is stationed at Baton Rouge, La., where he is waiting to go into aviation cadet…

Photo of Verle H. Rusk in uniform with name and date

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Herald and Review Library: Rusk, Verle H. aviation cadet, son of Mr. and Mrs. Homer W. Rusk of 235 S. 20th St., Decatur, IL.

Photo of Kermit Rudolf in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Rudolf, Kermit; Article on back of photo; "Kermit Rudolf, former Herald Reporter who received his commission last week in the officers' candidate school at Miami Beach, Fla., visited in Decatur the past few days. He will…

Photo of S/Sgt. Robert K. Rohman in fatigues

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Herald and Review Library: Rohman, Robert K., Article on back of photo; "Staff Sgt. Robert K. Rohman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Rohman, 1421 East Wood street, has been awarded a Silver Star for gallantry in action while on a bombing mission over…

Photo of Lt. Charles L. Ritchie in uniform with name and serial number

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Herald and Review Library: Ritchie, Lt. Charles L., Article on back of photo; "Lt. Charles Ritchie, Charles L. Ritchie, son of Mrs. Blanche Mildred Ritchie, 1942 East Cantrell street, was recently graduated from the army air forces navigation school…

Photo of Capt. Leonard H. Ritchard in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Ritchard, Capt. Leonard, Base Adjutant, Fairmont Army Field, Geneva, Nebr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence V. Richard, 755 South Oakland Ave.