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

AF937-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 6-23-1943A.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; "This group of men, recent high school graduates given a farewell send-off at the county building yesterday, have been sent by Decatur No. 1 draft board to an induction center for final physical examinations and possible acceptance for armed service. The men, left to right are: First Row: Urban Grant, Bill Leas, Jack William Morton, Johny Hunt, Tommy Bowman, Eddie Root, Bill Hinds, Bob White, George Ballie, Maurice Seats, Jr., James D. Smith; Second Row:Bob Tagney, Fred Bickle, Jr. Gene Wetherell, Charles F. Ferre, Robert Schepper, Paul H. Davidson, Robert Bell, Bill Medley, Clarence Tull, Paul Boland, Glen Livergood; Third Row: Frederick A. Pierce, Charles Finley, Ralph H. Henry, John A. Fletcher, Bill Ross, Jack Richard Hill, Ross Funkhouser, Jack Wallace, Lee Milstead, Gregory P. Bacopulos, Harold E. Mowry; Fourth Row: Bill Osgood, Jim Mesnard, Bob Utterback, David Conklin Jack, Richard Logan, Forest W. Hines, Dale Rueter, Robert Lyon, Russell W. Carter, Jr., Norris Ford, Jr.; Fifth Row: James Melvin Ross, William K. Rosebrough, Woodrow Cummins, Ted Daum, Dick Stearns, Charles H. Pfotenhauer, Duane Derr, William G. Bliler, George P. Keele, Bob Watkins; Sixth Row: Bob D. Grant, Jerry Kincaid, Bob Garver, Richard Barnett, Arlielee Springart, Floyd H. Neatherly, Jr., Paul Brkholder, Lester Baker, Melvin Hinton, David Robert Daul."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

6/231943

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF937

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8.25 x 12"