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[Workers Unloading Scrap Metal]

Description: Copy negative of workers unloading scrap metal collected for an Arlington Scrap Metal Drive to support the war effort. Stores and a garage are visible across the street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[World War II Memories: August W. Benner]

Description: Autobiographical text describing August W. Benner's experiences during World War II when the 3rd Platoon of Company B, 142 Infantry was captured near Limberg, France.
Date: 1983
Creator: Benner, August W.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[World War II Memories: Charlie McFadin]

Description: Autobiographical text describing Charlie McFadin's experiences during World War II in the U.S. Army including a timeline of events with annotations and photographs.
Date: unknown
Creator: McFadin, Charlie
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[World War II Memories: Frank M. Smith, Jr.]

Description: Autobiographical text describing Frank M. Smith, Jr.'s experiences during World War II and the Korean War, including his training, his time in the army reserves, and being stationed in Germany.
Date: unknown
Creator: Smith, Frank M., Jr.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[World War II Memories: Joe Nation]

Description: Autobiographical text describing Joe Nations' early memories of the 1920s and 1930s, and his time in the military during World War II.
Date: 199u
Creator: Nation, Joseph Beverly
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[World War II Memories: Mercedes McCaleb]

Description: Autobiographical text describing Mercedes Laverne McCaleb's time in the U.S. Navy during World War II, including her enlistment, training, and assignment to Kansas City, Missouri.
Date: unknown
Creator: McCaleb, Mercedes Laverne
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum