Photo of Richard E. Stearns in uniform with name and serial

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Richard E. Stearns in uniform with name and serial

Subject

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

Description

Herald and Review Library: Stearns, Richard E., Article on back of photo; "Flight Officer Stearns; Richard E. Stearns, son of Mr. and Mrs. George H. Stearns, 603 East Condit street, recently received his silver wings and was appointed a flight officer in the army air forces, according to an announcement by the commanding officer of the San Marcos, Texas air field. Flight Officer Stearns entered service in July, 1943 and received cadet training at Keesler Field, Miss. He is a graduate of Decatur high school and was formerly employed by the Wabash Railroad Co."

Creator

U. S. AAF Official photo

Source

Mississippi

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

11/27/1944

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room for more information.

Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF675

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5"

Files

AF675-WWII_STEARNS, RICHARD E, 11-27-1944.jpg

Citation

U. S. AAF Official photo, “Photo of Richard E. Stearns in uniform with name and serial,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed November 21, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1190.