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Photo of Macon County, IL. Draftees Standing on Courthouse Steps.

AF883-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 1-5-1943.jpg

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Title

Photo of Macon County, IL. Draftees Standing on Courthouse Steps.

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army
Draftees
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Photo of Macon County, IL. Draftees; Article on back of photo; "This group of draftees has been sent to an induction center by Decatur draft board no. 1. The group includes, left to right: First Row: Hubert L. Gentry, ray Caudle, Larry L. Contoni, Harold W. Murphy, Speed Grammer, W. E. Gillbrand, Cresey E. Turner, and Roy John Reed; Second Row: Glenn Alonzo Hostetler, Bob Myrvold, Bill Stoutenborough, E. L. Dungy, Jr., William A. Buel, Frederick David, Benjamin F. Kelm, and Josepch C. Blackshaw; Third Row: James L. Bill, George Bowles, Roscoe M. Lockard, Oscar V. Bechtel, Paul Atchason, Harold W. Sanks, John H. Burns, and Williiam C. Fader; Fourth Row: Clement Green, Lyle Pete Jones, Clarence 'Chic' Elder, William H. Dixon, William L. 'Butter' Wright, William L. Long, Jr., Royce H. Huss, and Jack Moore; Fifth Row: Dale Virden, Harold Huffman, Ray Ware, Albert Gene Wakefield, Cletus Yundt, Clyde T. Abel, L. E. Leonhard, and George C. Lovins; Sixth Row: L. E. Lloyd, John Robert Deal, Richard Hopkins, Clifford L. Hopkins, G. H. Bastob, Charles W. Riley, G. S. Kerlin, James H. Beaumont; Seventh Row: Edwin E. swam, Enea Piacenza, John H. Hartley, Arthur G. Cressler, Jr., Orville Allen McCoy, Gilbert O. Allyn, Harry Otis Barnes, William R. Selby and Kenneth Wittig."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

1/5/1943

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF883

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 12"