[Back of U.S. Forces, Japan Card] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Back of U.S. Forces, Japan Card]


  • Compiler: Dallas (Tex.). Police Department.
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Creation: 1960~


  • English


  • Content Description: Photographs of the back of a U.S. Forces, Japan identification card belonging to Lee Harvey Oswald. It includes his nationality, date of birth, ID number, date of issuance, and the signature of the issuing officer. Japanese translations are also provided.
  • Physical Description: 2 photographs : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm.


  • Keyword: Dallas Police Department
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Assassination -- Investigation -- Dallas (Tex.)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Assassination.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Presidents -- Assassination -- Dallas (Tex.)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Law Enforcement - Investigations
  • Named Person: Oswald, Lee Harvey

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
  • Coverage Date: 1960~
  • Time Period: mod-tim


  • Name: John F. Kennedy, Dallas Police Department Collection
    Code: JFKDP
  • Name: John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection
    Code: JFKAM


  • Name: Dallas Municipal Archives
    Code: DSMA

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: DSMA_91-001-1222001-4113
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth339594


  • Display Note: Part of the Dallas Police Department Collection.