Photo of Lowell Williamson in uniform

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Lowell Williamson in uniform

Subject

WWII
World War II
Naval Air Corps
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Williamson, Ensign Lowell; Article on back of photo; "Lowell Williamson, son of Dr. and Mrs. O. M. Williamson, 228 North Woodlawn avenue, has returned to Decatur from Pensacola, Fla., after completing nine months of training and receiving his wings and commission as an ensign in the United States Naval Reserve Air Corps. He left for the naval base in November and has done 270 hours of actual flying. Ensign Williamson was a member of the first class to graduate under the new shortened training program. Before this plan was inaugurated, the training period was one and a half years. He ranked 13th in a class of 102 during his in-doctrinal training period. He will sail from Las Angeles Aug 23 on the steam Matsonia for Honolulu, where he will go on active duty at the shore base in Pearl Harbor."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

8/7/1940

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 at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF797

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 6.5"

Files

AF797-WWII_WILLIAMSON, LOWELL, 8-7-1940.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Lowell Williamson in uniform,” Decatur Illinois Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 19, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1458.