Photo of Lloyd J. Smith, Jr. in uniform

AF652-WWII_SMITH, LLOYD J, JR, 9-4-1943.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Lloyd J. Smith, Jr. in uniform

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army Air Corps
AAF
Decatur, IL.

Description

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 training, having passed all preliminary tests. Prior to joining the service he was employed by Herald and Review." Article: "Wings for Lloyd Smith; Lloyd Smith was commissioned second lieutenant at Lubbock Texas, on Aug. 30, according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd M. Smith, 675 South Sixteenth street. The youth enlisted June 2, 1942 and received his pre-flight training at San Antonio, Texas. He later was stationed at Brady and Waco, Texas. Following his commission, Lieutenant Smith was assigned to Clovis, N. M. A former Herald -Review employee, he was a Millikin student at the time he enlisted."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

11/10/1942

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF652

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

6 x 8"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Lloyd J. Smith, Jr. in uniform,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed January 21, 2022, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1132.