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Camp Swift -- Induction Ceremony of the Old 59th

Camp Swift -- Induction Ceremony of the Old 59th

Date: July 15, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of a large military group marching in a field and saluting to the right. During WWII Camp Swift was an infantry and medical training camp. It also served as a POW camp, primarily for Germans soldiers from Rommel's Afrika Korps.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Camp Swift -- Induction Ceremony of the Old 59th

Camp Swift -- Induction Ceremony of the Old 59th

Date: July 15, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of men in uniform with civilians standing in the background.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Camp Swift -- Induction Ceremony of the Old 59th

Camp Swift -- Induction Ceremony of the Old 59th

Date: July 15, 1942
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of soldier standing before microphones. Others stand at ease in the background.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library