Photo of John T. "Jack" Holloway in uniform

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of John T. "Jack" Holloway in uniform

Subject

WWII
World War II
Navy
Millikin University
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Holloway, John T. "Jack" Article on back of photo; "John T. (Jack) Holloway was commissioned as ensign Friday in Boston. After he graduated summa cum laude from Millikin university last June, he became physics instructor for a V-12 naval unit at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, and completed two semesters of graduate work in nuclear and atomic physics.; While a student at Millikin university, Holloway was listed in the 1942-1943 issue of 'Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.' He was vice president of the Millikin Independents, a member of Phi Bi Chem, Conant Society, and Alpha Omega, the senior men's honorary society. He also acted as assistant in the physics department and was part-time instructor of the army aviation trainees on the Millikin campus. Ensign Holloway is assigned in an engineering volunteer specialists unit and will report for duty in Knoxville, Tenn., this week after a visit here with friends and relatives and with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Holloway in St. Louis."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

4/10/1944

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF379

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10"

Files

http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/files/original/487f9d5c9743d4a26893ae478432c062.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of John T. "Jack" Holloway in uniform,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed June 13, 2024, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/559.