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Photo of Apprentice Petty Officer 1st Class Tom Fox in Navy uniform

AF238-WWII_FOX, TOM, 12-11-1944.jpg

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Title

Photo of Apprentice Petty Officer 1st Class Tom Fox in Navy uniform

Subject

WWII
World War II
Navy
Decatur, IL.

Description

WWII - Herald and Review Library; Fox, Tom, 12/11/1944. Saved one in basketball uniform. Article on back of photo: "Tom Fox, one of last year's D.H.S. regulars, whose improved playover the preceding year, had much to do with the locals having a successful season, has been reassigned to the Great Lakes Naval Training Center where he is now in the Service School Command for gunners mates. He will be under instruction for four months. During his recruit training Tom received a certificate of apprentice petty office first class for directing physical education during morning classes. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Fox, 887 West Division Street."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

12/11/1944

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF238

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

6 x 8"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Apprentice Petty Officer 1st Class Tom Fox in Navy uniform,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed December 1, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/257.