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

Dublin Core

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 by Decatur draft board No. 1 to an induction center, where they will be given final physical tests for entry into military service. Those who pass will be assigned to the various branches of service. In the above picture are, left to right; "Front Row: Harry Lee Garren, Roy Howard Reynolds, Lee Owen Sturgis, James Winfrey Wills, William King, Don Dannum, Merl, Hedgpeth, Charles A. Petro, Floyd Birt, Steve R. Robbins; Second Row: Fred S. Cox, Kenneth R. Thomas, James Davis, Harold Randall, Carl Elmore, John C. Reeves, Harrington A. Shaw, Kenney Dowd, Bryon Bunch, Boyd Allen; Third Row: Ralph Strable, A. L. Newberry, John E. Dean, Clarence C. Nanna, Roy F. Rettke, Richard L. Anderson, Homer Harold Giffordd, Meredith E. McArty, William Howard, George H. Bently; Fourth Row: B. Riley, Elsto Mitchell, Gerald Wells, Louis Eskridge, John D. Tuite, Charles E. Seouney, Bill Fish, Jack W.Hinds, Clarence R. Green, George H. Hamp, Jr."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

12/17/1943

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF974

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 12"

Files

http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/files/original/5a3ea4771fb6be625be6d4cd31e05c0d.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Macon County, IL. Draftees Standing on Courthouse Steps.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 22, 2024, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1995.