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[Bernikow Preparing Rations for Other Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of Bernikow, left, preparing rations for other soldiers that have gathered in a wooded area. He and another soldier are holding a stick with a suspended frying basket that contains several cans of food. They're holding this basket over a smoking garbage can. Other soldiers to the right are holding pans and cups.
Date: September 28, 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[A Brook and Hill in Blaubeurin, Germany]

Description: Photograph of landscape in Blauburen, Germany. A brook flows past trees and fenced yards. A house can be seen at the foot of a wooded hill in the background.
Date: 1945~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Captain Walter Lillesand Standing by Tents]

Description: Photograph of Captain Walter Lillesand standing on a dirt path in front of a couple of tents. He is wearing a U.S. Army uniform and garrison cap.
Date: September 30, 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Chaplain Falbauer Sitting in a Jeep]

Description: Photograph of Chaplain Falbauer wearing a U.S. Army uniform and helmet while sitting in the passenger seat of a covered jeep. Bags sit under the windshield, a gas can hangs near the open door, and bundles are visible hanging off of the back.
Date: 1945~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Children Sweeping a German Street]

Description: Photograph of two German girls sweeping debris from a street with brooms while United States military personnel and other adults move around medical trucks. Various buildings line the street.
Date: April 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Christmas Decorations in the 82d Medical Battalion Mess Hall]

Description: Photograph of the 82d Medical Battalion's mess hall at Camp Barkeley, Texas. Benches and covered tables are arranged in a horseshoe pattern, leaving an open section of floor. The tables are set with plates and cups. Fir branches and tinsel adorn the surrounding windows.
Date: December 25, 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli and Another Soldier Aiming Rifles]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli and another soldier kneeling outdoors and looking down the sights of their rifles. A brick building with a tiled roof is located behind the men. Clothing and a rug hang from wooden poles near the house.
Date: February 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli and Winston Lounging Outdoors]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli and Winston lounging on a blanket outside of O'Reilly General Hospital in Missouri. Both men are wearing lightly colored shorts. Two two-story buildings and partially visible men are visible behind them.
Date: May 28, 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli in Swim Trunks]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli wearing swimming trunks and standing outdoors at O'Reilly General Hospital in Missouri. A row of two-story houses is visible behind him.
Date: May 28, 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli on a Beach]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli wearing swim trunks and standing on a rocky beach in Nice, France. The Mediterranean Sea is visible behind him.
Date: June 8, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli Scrapbook, Page 1]

Description: Photographs of Dan Melli in and around the envirions of Blaubeuren, Germany. The image on the top left shows an American military parked by a Blaubeuren sign at a railroad station. The top right image shows Dan Melli sitting by a medical truck that has "Louise" written on its covering. The center picture features a blurry soldier standing in front of a captured German train with piles of open crates nearby. Dan Melli poses with a wrought iron fence on the bottom left, and with two young German children on the bottom right.
Date: 1945~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli Shaving Outdoors]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli standing near a dirt road and wielding shaving implements. He is holding a safety razor under an open water pipe to the right, and he gestures towards the camera with a straight object. Melli is wearing an a-shirt and has shaving cream applied to his face. Two soldiers working with crates behind a truck in the background.
Date: 1945~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli Shaving Outdoors]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli standing near a mirror and brushing shaving cream onto his face. He is holding safety razor in his right hand. Carts, an open plain, and a road are visible in the background.
Date: 1945~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli Sitting Outside of Furst Chateau]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli sitting on a railing outside of Furst Chateau, a two-story brick building. Melli is wearing a U.S. Army uniform and sitting on the railing of a stairway that leads downward into a basement. There are two rows of windows with shutters.
Date: February 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli Slicing an Onion]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli standing inside of a shadowy building over a pot filled with water. Another soldier stands nearby, but both he and Melli have their torsos outside of the camera's view.
Date: May 2, 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli Standing Beside a Jeep]

Description: Photograph of the Dan Melli wearing a U.S. Army dress uniform while standing beside an army jeep. The jeep is parked beside the 82nd Medical Battalion's headquarters, which is a lightly colored wooden building with a single visible window.
Date: January 30, 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dan Melli Standing by a Covered 155mm Gun]

Description: Photograph of Dan Melli standing in front of a 155mm gun that has been covered with canvas. Behind him, a surgical truck sits between two wooden houses.
Date: April 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum