Photo of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel E. Conroy

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Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel E. Conroy

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army
U. S. AAF
Decatur IL

Description

WWII - Herald and Review Library; Conroy, Mr. & Mrs. Samuel E., 6/4/1944. Article on back of photo: "Staff Sgt. Samuel E. Conroy and his bride of three weeks, the former Velma Hefner, are visiting with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Conroy, 1185 W. Forest Ave. Sgt. Conroy recently returned to this country from England where he had made 25 missions over Germany as waist gunner on a bomber. Sergeant Conroy has the Purple Heart for wounds received in action, the Air Medal, a unit citation for the bombing of Ploesti last August and the Distinguished Flying Cross. He will report to Miami Beach on June 4 for reassignment."

Creator

Herald and Review Photo

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

6/4/1944

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF97

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

6 x 8"

Citation

Herald and Review Photo, “Photo of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel E. Conroy,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed December 5, 2022, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/95.