Photo of Richard Jostes, receiving bronze star with other men in photo

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Richard Jostes, receiving bronze star with other men in photo

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Jostes, S/Sgt. Richard; Article on back of photo; "Decorated in Luzon - Maj. William Chase, former commander of the 38th Division, presents Bronze Starts to: (l-r) S/Sgt. Richard Jostes, husband of Mrs. Doris Jostes, 770 W. Macon St., Decatur, IL.; S/Sgt. Norman Sumner, son of Mrs. Clara Sumner, 2757 Seneca St., Buffalo, N. Y.; S/Sgt. Earl Andes, son of Mrs. Elsie Andes, Leatock, Pa.. The three infantrymen were decorated for meritorious achievement during the Sierra Madre Mountain campaign east of Manila where they served with the 38th Division's 149th Infantry Regiment. (38th Div. Photo)#43.

Creator

GHQ Public Relations Office

Source

San Francisco, Calif.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

9/22/1945

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

AF427

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7"

Files

AF427-WWII_JOSTES, RICHARD (BEING DECORATED), 9-22-1945.jpg

Citation

GHQ Public Relations Office, “Photo of Richard Jostes, receiving bronze star with other men in photo,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed February 28, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/609.