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Photo of a group of men reporting for Military Training, Macon County, IL. standing in front of the courthouse steps.

AF873-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 9-24-1942B.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of a group of men reporting for Military Training, Macon County, IL. standing in front of the courthouse steps.

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army
Draftees
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Photo of men standing in front of the courthouse; Article on back of photo; "Forty men from the rural areas of Macon county who were scheduled to leave this morning for physical examination at Peoria are shown here. They all received their orders from the Macon County rural board. The selectees, left to right are: First row: Kenneth R. McCoy, Burton F. Willis, Donald Wilson, Glen K. Coffman, E. Everett Terry, Paul A. Wright. Second Row: Carl W. Randall, Marion M. Harrison, Byron D. Easterling, Richard R. Adams. Third Row: Walter G. Cropper, Ralph R. Thompson, Frank K. Huffman, William G. Clark, John Hubert Trusner, William N. Riley. Fourth Row: Dale W. Robertson, Charles F. Jones, Russell J. Wendling, Thomas P. McGee, Dale A. Damery. Fifth Row: William M. Smith, Raymond H. Mitchell, Freeman C. Riley, Perry F. Elliot, Reece H. Upchurch. Six Row: J. James Snyder, Richard A. Leach, John D. Long, William E. Braden, Marvin B. Harris. Seventh Row: Donald K. Wantling, Edward C. Koshinski, Contingent Leader Gene Creekmur, Assistant Leader O. Frank Burns. Eighth Row: Howard M. Foster, Harless A. McKinley, Harry D. Winholtz, Harley Maddox, William J. Danner."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

9/24/1942

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF873

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10.5"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of a group of men reporting for Military Training, Macon County, IL. standing in front of the courthouse steps.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed January 19, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1757.