Photo of Robert Holmes in uniform

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Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Robert Holmes in uniform

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army Air Corp
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library; Holmes, Robert; Article on back of photo; "Billy V. Williams, 18, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Williams, 1108 East Condit street, and Robert Holmes, 18, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Holmes, 3856 Marietta street, both of whom were friends for the five years that they carried newspapers in Decatur, have joined separate branches of the U. S. Service. Williams joined the navy on Feb. 3 for a six-year enlistment and last week completed his training period at the Great Lakes base. He will receive an assignment to a ship within the next few days. Holmes, who was stationed at Jefferson Barracks after he joined the air corps in February, is being transferred to Chanute Field, Rantoul, this week."

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

4/16/1941

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF380

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

6 x 8"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Robert Holmes in uniform,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed April 18, 2024, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/560.