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[Portrait of Delmar Pachl]

Description: Photograph of Delmar Pachl, an art teacher at North Texas Agricultural College until he enlisted in the U. S. Army. He is visible from the chest up and is wearing a suit and tie. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says "Delmar Max Pachl, NTAC art teacher, Pachl Hall named for him, killed in action at Leyte 1944."
Date: [1940~, 1941..1944]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[14th Tank Battalion Tents]

Description: Photograph of the tents belonging to the 14th Tank Battalion. Trucks are parked to the right, and the tents are set up along a tree line.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[At the Staging Area]

Description: Photograph of two soldiers standing in front of an army truck in England. Other trucks can be seen in the background.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Cecil E. Roberts at Portsmouth]

Description: Photograph of Cecil E. Roberts in Portsmouth, England, just before he crossed the English Channel. He wears a helmet, and has a cigarette in his left hand.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Chow Line Service]

Description: Photograph of the chow line for the 14th Tank Battalion. Tents have been set up near trees to the right.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Command Post in Schmiede, Belgium]

Description: Photograph of a street in Schmiede, Belgium. Houses are visible on the streets, and several children stand in front of white picket fences.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Drive from Rhine to Mulde]

Description: Photograph of two trucks on a dirt road headed towards a city in the distance.
Date: [1944..1945]
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Flotilla Rounds Cherbourg Peninsula]

Description: Photograph of the American flotilla as it rounded the head of the Cherbourg Peninsula. Two ships are visible.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[German Tank]

Description: Photograph of a knocked out German Mark V tank on the road through France.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Looking Forward]

Description: Photograph looking forward from the deck of the LST. Covered trucks are visible on the deck.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[M32 Recovery Vehicles]

Description: Photograph of M32 recovery vehicles. One soldier is on top of the tank, and another stands on the ground to the left.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[On the Way To Omaha Beach]

Description: Photograph of the rigging on board LST on the way to Omaha Beach in 1944. An American flag flies from the mast.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Paul J. Bouda With Vehicles]

Description: Photograph of Paul J. Bouda standing in front of trucks. He wears a helmet and aviator sunglasses.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of C. E. Roberts]

Description: Photograph of Captain Cecil E. Roberts in France. He stands next to the back end of a trunk.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of Sergeant K. Peterson]

Description: Photograph of Sergeant K. Peterson standing in front of a tank. Two soldiers stand behind him talking.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Presentation of Awards]

Description: Photograph of soldiers from the 14th Tank Battalion being presented with awards. They stand in a line facing officers in another line. Two buildings are visible in the background.
Date: [1944..1945]
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Pulling Truck Out of Mud]

Description: Photograph of a Red Cross truck stuck in the mud. A tank faces the truck, and appears to be pulling it out. There are soldiers on the tank, and others walk by the truck. Cecil Roberts is second from the left.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Soldier With a Truck]

Description: Photograph of a soldier with a cigarette in his mouth looking in the back of an Army truck. Tanks can be seen in the right background.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library