Photo of Macon County Draftees standing in front of the courthouse steps

AF858-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 11-7-1942.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Macon County Draftees standing in front of the courthouse steps

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army
Draftees
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Photo of Macon County, Illinois Draftees; Article on back of photo; Called to report for army induction by Decatur's No. draft board are these men. They are left to right; First Row: James V. Thevenot, John K. Brewington, Dale Cottrell, Clyde H. Flemings, Albert W. Kupisch, Jr.; Second Row: Russell L. Bentley, William Holt, Clyde Nixon, Verne Lawrence Hamson, Philip V. Atteberry; Third Row: Wayne Lorenz Weldy, David Hutchins, Harold Howard Burchard, Howard Herschel Carder, Albert James Hutton; Fourth Row: Robert Miler, Bob Duncan, Bert Roy Slider, Elmer Roy Billerman; Fifth Row: Carl H. Hartmann, Harry H. Loeb, Vernon L. Taylor." Article on back of photo: "Funeral services for Bert R. Slider, 48, of 1540 East Wood street, will be at 2"30 p.m. Friday in the Brintlinger funeral home where friends may come to call. Burial will be in Graceland cemetery. Castle Williams post of the American Legion will conduct graveside rites. Mr. Slider died Wednesday morning at the Wabash Employees hospital."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

11/7/1942

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF858

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10.75"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Macon County Draftees standing in front of the courthouse steps,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed November 28, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1806.