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

AF934-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 6-10-1943B.jpg

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Title

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

Subject

WWII
World War II
Draftees
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Photo of Macon County, IL. Draftees; Article on back of photo: "These men have been sent to an induction center by Decatur draft board No. 1 for final physical examination and possible acceptance into the armed forces. Left to right they are: First Row: Jesse Maynard Tucker, Merle Varvil, Ray O. Wood, Robert L. Jennings, W. F. Jeschawitz, Jr. Jerry Alexander, Edward F. Burchard, Elda Johnson, Ralph Kochendorfer, Johny Born, Raymond Sam Fair; Second Row: Stanford S. McMillan, Harry Berle Barger, George Etchison, E. E. Ailts, Eddie Anderson, Billy M. Miller, Melvin Mize, Arthur Rou Hunter, Lloyd B. Jones, Jack A. Luster; Third Row: Rex Shirley, Orville Hendrickson, Franklin Wait, Paul 'Woodie' Wood, Leo Hoover, Orville D. Butt, Lynn Harper, Stan Beall, Elza Butler, Clifford W. Snelson, LeRoy P. Conn; Fourth Row: Russell Jiles, Cecil Wilson, Harold W. Rentfro, Melvin W. Parr, Charles A. Richards, William A. Gillen, Bert Swafford, Jr., Hugh Cochran, Louis D. Bailey, Harold W. Munson; Fifth Row: Charles E. Pryor, Leonard D. Screeton, John Rewerts, Raymond D. Foster, Roger H. Utley, Harry C. Cahall, Herman L. Goldberg, Harold R. Blackford, Arthur P. Costell, Wilbur Kenneth Rau; Sixth Row: Maury White, H. C. Ellis, Vernon Leroy Greer, Jay Howard, Clark E. Blair, Samuel Burdine, Jr., Morris E. Wicoff, Jack Howell, Otto John Schollenbruch, Guy L. Ames; Seventh Row: Robert W. Spera, Ivan W. Mulvey, Kenneth S. Pace, Robert W. Jordan, John B. Pritchett, Robert C. Bradley, Donald Storm, Harry Hazelrigg, William F. Sommer; Eighth Row: Lowell Adkins, Wilson Wayne Rucker, Robert V. Talley, Jack Gerald Brown, Roy Howard, Henry L. Eifert."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

6/10/1943

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF934

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 12"