Photo of Macon County Draftees standing on courthouse steps, Macon County, IL.

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Macon County Draftees standing on courthouse steps, Macon County, IL.

Subject

WWII
World War II
Draftees
Army
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Photo of men reporting for compulsory military training; Article on back of photo; "These men have been ordered by Decatur Board No. 1 to appear at the Illinois Terminal station at 7 a. m. today to leave for Peoria where they will be examined and possibly inducted into the U. S. Army. They are, left to right: first row: Loyal Forrest Bridgema, William Edward Cressler, Bruce Daniel Burnette, Ephriam Joseph Schenker, Walter William Danziesen, Ralph Francis Tottenhoff, James Francis Daugherty; Second row: John Wesley Robertson, William George Carter, Contingent Leader Charles Dewey McGee, Donald Duane Perkins, Warren Edward Bass; third row: John Tracy Cottrell, John Christian Lund, Kenneth Robert Hayes, William Kenneth Roll."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

7/14/1942

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

AF853

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 12"

Files

AF853-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 7-14-1942B.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Macon County Draftees standing on courthouse steps, Macon County, IL.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed October 18, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1748.