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 Collection: World War II Collection of Arlington, Texas
[Obituary for Burton Edwin Estill]

[Obituary for Burton Edwin Estill]

Date: June 12, 2007
Creator: unknown
Description: Obituary for Burton Edwin Estill, a World War II veteran. He was born February 24, 1924, and died June 10, 2007 at the age of eighty-three. The text includes details about the memorial service, memorials, brief biography, and surviving family members. A portion of a photograph and separate news article is visible on the back.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Postcard with Charles Hawkes]

[Postcard with Charles Hawkes]

Date: 2003~
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard with a copy of a photograph showing Charles Hawkes in Paris, France with the Eiffel Tower in the background. Hawkes is standing in his military uniform. A handwritten note on the back says "Charles Hawkes, 1944 or 5 - just after the war - my dad in Paris." The postcard is an advertisement for the book "To Talk of Many Things" by George Hawkes, from Charla Hawkes Price for Ebby Halliday Realtors. It also has a note saying "Honor our Veterans this Month, Take one to lunch!" and includes Price's picture and contact information for the realtors.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Recollections of Honolulu, Hawaii]

[Recollections of Honolulu, Hawaii]

Date: January 3, 1998
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Description: Document written by Jack Vaughan recollecting his time spent in Honolulu, Hawaii during March and April of 1944.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[Recollections of Jack Vaughan]

[Recollections of Jack Vaughan]

Date: January 3, 1998
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Description: Recollections written by Jack Vaughan concerning his service in the military in American Samoa during World War II.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[Recollections of Klamath Falls]

[Recollections of Klamath Falls]

Date: January 3, 1998
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Description: Recollections by Jack Vaughan about his time spent in Klamath Falls, Oregon, recovering from a disease he had contracted in American Samoa.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[Recollections of Yerba Buena Island]

[Recollections of Yerba Buena Island]

Date: January 3, 1998
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Description: Document of Jack Vaughan's recollections of his time spent at the detention barracks on Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco, California, from July 1945 to April 1946.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
["From Joining to Shipping Out"]

["From Joining to Shipping Out"]

Date: 1996
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Description: Document relating Jack Vaughan's time in the Marines Corps during World War II, from joining to shipping out.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[World War II Memories: August W. Benner]

[World War II Memories: August W. Benner]

Date: 1983
Creator: Benner, August W.
Description: Autobiographical text describing August W. Benner's experiences during World War II when the 3rd Platoon of Company B, 142 Infantry was captured near Limberg, France.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
[Arlington Scrap Metal Drive]

[Arlington Scrap Metal Drive]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of workers unloading scrap metal collected for an Arlington Scrap Metal Drive to support the war effort. A car is parked on the side of the street in background, and a building is visible across from the car.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Arlington Scrap Metal Drive]

[Arlington Scrap Metal Drive]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Mayor W. F. Altman, H. E. Caton, Alfred Brown, and D. S. Hood standing in front of a pile of scrap metal across the street from a Safeway. A car is parked on the side of the street behind Hood. The metal was collected during a scrap metal drive for the war effort.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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