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

AF917-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 2-26-1943.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 men has been sent to an induction center by Macon County rural draft board. The men are, left to right; First row: Carroll Eugene Long, Donald Clair White, Virgil Oakley, Ben Junior Smith, Wayne 'Gyp' Hagen, Charles 'Winnie' Smith, James Robert Wilson, and Glenn Warner; Second Row: John B. Hagan, Wayne F. Sanders, Robert L. Jones, James Everett Freeman, Walter Henry Schultz, Jerry L. 'Pat' Murphy, Lyle E. 'Buck' Bandy, Raymond C. 'Blackie' Blackwell, and John Earl Cooper; Third Row: Oscar Eugene Brown, Howard Kirby, Alonzo Wayne Kirby, Raymond Acher Lane, Charles R. Spoon, Louis A. Morgan, Herbert Jenkins, Norman Howard True, Russell Arthur Goodwin, and Kenneth L. Trimmer; Fourth Row: Gerald E. Humphrey, Edward Franklin Miller, Thomas Edwin Daggett, Dale M. Alexander, Virgil Vernon Park, Verle Raymond Booker, Wayne Newton Ater, Carl E. Cork, Richard I. Cornthwaite, and William Monroe Thompson; Fifth Row: Paul Dean Standley, Edward J. W. Ma rshall, Jr., Robert Stanley Bushert, (crossed out Samuel Martin Bledsaw), William R. Burner, Dwight Ellery Eaken, Edwin Perry, Charles Eugene Bafford, Kenneth Dean Probst, and Herbert F. Tomlinson; Sixth Row: William F. Marshall Jr., Harvey L. Sefried, Robert Truman Yoakum, Robert Eugene Danner, Estell A. Skelton, Charles Arthur Keele, Chester Dale Grunden, Glen Ramset Taylor, Edward Jackson Riddle, and John W. Easterling; Seventh Row: Gilbert A. Hoople, Foe L. Bafford, Millard Emmitt Gaffron, Noel Dean White, Elwood Eugene Stephens, Jimmie Allen Vaughn, John Luckenbill, Oel Allen Lacy."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

2/26/1943

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF917

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 11.5"