Photo of Cadet Edwin W. Morenz in uniform

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Cadet Edwin W. Morenz in uniform

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army Air Corps
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Morenz, Cadet Edwin W.; Article on back of photo; "Flight Trainee, Cadet Edwin W. Morenz, son of Mrs. Minnie Morenz, 2165 East Decatur street, has reported to Carlsbad, N. M., army air field, where he will receive advanced flight training. His wife, the former Mary J. Hornback, lives at 1311 East Dickinson avenue." "Flight Officer Edwin W. Morenz, 28, formerly reported missing in action, has been declared dead by the War Department, according to a message received by his wife, Mary Jane, 1311 East Dickinson avenue. He was the son of Mrs. Minnie Morenz, 2162 East Decatur street. Flight Officer Morenz first was reported missing in action on June 13, 1945, during a mission over Takoa, Formosa. He was bombardier on a B-24."

Creator

U. S. AAF Official Photo

Source

unknown

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

8/16/1944

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

AF547

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5"

Files

AF547-WWII_MORENZ, EDWIN W, 8-16-1944.jpg

Citation

U. S. AAF Official Photo, “Photo of Cadet Edwin W. Morenz in uniform,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed April 10, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/831.