The Crutch (Camp Barkeley, Tex.), Vol. 6, No. 2, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 9, 1944

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Weekly newspaper published by the Reconditioning and Training Service of the Regional Hospital at Camp Barkeley, Texas, that includes news of interest to hospital patients and other United States Army personnel at Camp Barkeley.

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eight pages : ill. ; page 11 x 9 in. Scanned Scanned from physical pages.

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Creator: Unknown. November 9, 1944.

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  • Main Title: The Crutch (Camp Barkeley, Tex.), Vol. 6, No. 2, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 9, 1944
  • Serial Title: The Crutch

Description

Weekly newspaper published by the Reconditioning and Training Service of the Regional Hospital at Camp Barkeley, Texas, that includes news of interest to hospital patients and other United States Army personnel at Camp Barkeley.

Physical Description

eight pages : ill. ; page 11 x 9 in. Scanned Scanned from physical pages.

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  • Volume: 6
  • Issue: 2
  • Edition: 1

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Abilene Library Consortium

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Camp Barkeley Newspapers

Once located near present-day Dyess Air Force Base, this was among the largest U.S. military installations in Texas. These newspapers published by personnel provided news and information to soldiers and their families.

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  • November 9, 1944

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The Crutch (Camp Barkeley, Tex.), Vol. 6, No. 2, Ed. 1 Thursday, November 9, 1944, newspaper, November 9, 1944; Camp Barkeley, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth598360/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Grace Museum.