[318th Platoon, U. S. M. C.]

Description

Photograph of the 318th Platoon. Jack Vaughan is sixth from the right on the top row. A sign in front of the soldiers says "318th Platoon, U.S.M.C., San Diego, 1942. U. S. Marines - First to Fight."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1942-03-23..1946-04-06].

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: World War Two Collection and one other and was provided by Arlington Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 32 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Arlington Public Library

The photo collections of the Arlington Public Library document the development of Arlington, Texas as well as the history of the Arlington Police Department. The collections also include a selection of World War II era photographs and documents.

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Description

Photograph of the 318th Platoon. Jack Vaughan is sixth from the right on the top row. A sign in front of the soldiers says "318th Platoon, U.S.M.C., San Diego, 1942. U. S. Marines - First to Fight."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

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World War Two Collection

The World War Two Collection contains materials that focus on the World War II era, 1939-1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the era, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

World War II Collection of Arlington, Texas

The World War II Collection of Arlington, Texas consists of photographs, letters, yearbooks and miscellany from the collections of the Arlington Public Library, Arlington Historical Society and the University of Texas at Arlington.

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Creation Date

  • [1942-03-23..1946-04-06]

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  • March 23, 1942 - April 6, 1946

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 14, 2014, 8:37 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[318th Platoon, U. S. M. C.], photograph, [1942-03-23..1946-04-06]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth379775/: accessed December 2, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Arlington Public Library.