Photo of Soldiers and Millikin Violin Instructor getting his hand inked.

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Soldiers and Millikin Violin Instructor getting his hand inked.

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Photo of Soldiers and Millikin Violin Instructor; Article on back of photo; "Guillory 78; Millikin University violin instructor Raymond Earl Duffey, left, has his hand inked with a number by Pvt. Allen M. Hill, right; at the Chicago Armory as part of a prewar induction. Duffey and 17 other men from Decatur were sent to Chicago as part of the Compulsory Military Training Act on March 21, 1941." Newspaper Article; " Also leaving Decatur yesterday wre 108 draftees who were inducted at the 122nd field artillery armory in Chicago. Here, Raymond Earl Duffey, a Millikin conservatory violin instructor, has his number painted on his hand by Pvt. Allen M. Hill at the Chicago Armory."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

3/21/1941

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

AF837

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10.5"

Files

AF837-WWII_MaconCountyDraftees_3-21-1941005.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Soldiers and Millikin Violin Instructor getting his hand inked.,” Decatur Illinois Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed October 18, 2018, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2031.