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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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  • Tags: Marine Corps

Photo of Warren Yeaw in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Yeaw, Warren; Article on back of photo; "Warren Yeaw, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. C. Yeaw, 2412 East North Street, was with the U. S. marines stationed at Pearl Harbor, according to the last reports from him. Yeaw formerly was a…

Photo of Major and Mrs. Ralph Merrill Wismer, Major Wismer is in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Wismer, Major Ralph Merrill; Article on back of photo; "Linda Jean Wismer, age 16 months, was an astonished young lady when she first met her father, Maj. Ralph M. Wismer, Friday evening. Major Wismer is back home after two…

Photo of Pvt. James F. Wilmeth in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Wilmeth, Pvt. James F., Article on back of photo; "Wilmeth with Marines; Pvt. James F. Wilmeth, only son of Mr. and Mrs. Freeman Wilmeth of 920 West Decatur street, is with the marines at an undisclosed base following his…

Photo of Pfc. Dean Williamson in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Williamson, Pfc. Dean; Article on back of photo; "Pfc. Dean Williamson, metalsmith with the marine air corps, is spending a 15-day leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Williamson, 1337 East Grand avenue. Private…

Photo of John K. Wallett in combat uniform with rifle

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Herald and Review Library: Wallett, John K., Article on back of photo; "John K. Wallett, marine private learns the use of rile and bayonet in hand-to-hand combat at the marine corps base in San Diego, Calif. Private Wallett is the husband of Mrs.…

Photo of Lieut. James Leonard Walker in uniform

Herald and Review Library: Walker, Lieut. James Leonard; Article on back of photo; "Lieut. James Leonard Walker of the U. S. Marine Corps received his wings and was commissioned July 6 at Pensacola, Fla. After six weeks of navigation school at…

Photo of 2nd Lt. William B. Treacy in uniform with name, date and location

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Herald and Review Library: Treacy, 2nd Lt. Willliam B., Article on back of photo; "William B. Treacy, son of Mrs. Loraine B. Tracy, 147 South Calhoun street, has been commissioned a second lieutenant in the marine corps. He was recently awarded his…

Photo of Doonald W. Sullivan in fatigues

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Herald and Review Library: Sullivan, Donald W.; Article on back of photo; "Marine Pfc. Donald W. Sullivan, son of Mr. and Mrs. D. L. Sullivan, 1053 West Decatur street, is at the naval hospital at Long Beach, Calif, recovering from severe burns…

Photo of Pfc. Robert Stoutenborough in uniform

Herald and Review Library: Stoutenborough, Pfc. Robert; Article on back of photo; "Furlough Ends; Pfc. Robert Stoutenborough has returned to the marine base at San Diego, Calif., after a 10-day furlough with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn…

Photo of Ralph Stewart in uniform

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Herald and Review Library: Stewart, Pvt. Ralph; Article on back of photo; "Pvt. Ralph Stewart, son of Police Officer and Mrs. Curtis E. Stewart, 1152 Orchard street, has returned to the marine corps base at San Diego, Calif., after an extended…