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[1 Italian Lira]

Description: Bill worth one Italian lira from 1943. The front has a decorative blue border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, 1 Lira" and "series 1943." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Date: 1943
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[1 Italian Lira]

Description: Bill worth one Italian lira from 1943. The front has a decorative blue border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, 1 Lira" and "series 1943." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Date: 1943
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[1 Italian Lira]

Description: Bill worth one Italian lira from 1943. The front has a decorative blue border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, 1 Lira" and "series 1943." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Date: 1943
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[5 Italian Lire]

Description: Bill worth five Italian lire from 1943. The front has a decorative green border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, cinque (five 5 five) lire" and "series of 1943 A." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Date: 1943
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[5 Italian Lire]

Description: Bill worth five Italian lire from 1943. The front has a decorative green border with the words "Allied Military Currency;" text in the center of the bill says "Issued in Italy, cinque (five 5 five) lire" and "series of 1943 A." The back of the bill has a complex design in blue with the words "Allied Military Currency" at the center. In the corners of the design are the phrases "freedom of speech," "freedom of religion," "freedom from want," and "freedom from fear."
Date: 1943
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[10 Filipino Pesos]

Description: Paper bill worth ten pesos used by the Japanese government during their occupation of the Philippines from 1942-1945. The front of the bill has text saying "The Japanese Government," and "Ten Pesos." On the right side of the bill there is a picture of a person riding a horse through a forest of palm trees, and on the left there is a large "X" printed in white. The back of the bill has "Ten Pesos" printed in a large font with an ornate design for a border.
Date: 1942
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[43-4 WASP Group Photo]

Description: Photograph of a group of nineteen WASP, some in uniform, posing in tow rows of chairs fro a reunion photo. The woman in the center of the front row is holding a small sign with the group's class number, 43-4. A floral wallpapered wall can be seen in the background. Several notes handwritten on the back can be seen listing the names of some of the group members. The notes read, "Vi Thurn ?, Helen Snapp, Fran Sargent, Virginia Watry, Me, Mary Clifford, Virginia Street, Joanne Trebtoske, Madge Rutherford, Connie Llewellyn, Deedee Johnson, Betty Naffz, Lyda Dunham, Ruth Underwood, Edna Pedlar, Mary Edith Engle, Marge Moore, Helen Schaefer, Liz Pierce". A second note reads, "Sept 19, 1980 WASP Reunion at Dutch Inn, Buena Vista, Fla".
Date: September 19, 1980
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[43-4 WASP with Banner]

Description: Photograph of a group of WASP, some in uniform and some with name tags, holding up a reunion banner for the 43-5 class. "W.A.S.P. W.W.II" and Women Air Force Service Pilots" can be seen written on the banner.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[44-10 WASP Group on Stairs]

Description: Photograph of a group of WASP gathered for a photo on a set of carpeted stairs. The front row is holding up a blue banner that reads, "W.A.S.P. W.W.II 44-10 Women Air Force Service Pilots". The woman fourth from the right in the front row can be seen wearing a WASP shirt with a Fifinella and "Sweetwater Texas 86" printed on it.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[44-10 WASP Reunion Group]

Description: Photograph of group of WASP standing on a small set of stair risers in an outdoor area. The women are wearing blue reunion name tags, and two members in the front are holding a dark blue WASP flag. A wide open landscape can be seen in the distance and a young girl can be seen standing in the background to the left. On the back of the photo notes naming the women that read, "Jean S. McCreery, Frankie Yearwood your bay mate, Peggy Wexler Gilreen ?, Trune Thors ? 44 10, Reeth Rutner Jurnecka - 44-10, Henrietta Sproat, Barbara Searles Squire ? 44-10, Ruth Glaser Guhse, Francie Weiner Park 44-10, Kay Hilbrandt 44-w-10, Nancy Hayes 44-10, Sara Payne Hayden, Dolores (Lambie) Lamb, June Leckie 44-10, Charyne Cregas 44-10, Libby Powers Barnes".
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[44-W4 Time Schedule]

Description: Memo from Group Commander E. A. Parker to Flight Commanders discussing the schedule for the 44-W4 class of Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas.
Date: March 7, 1944
Creator: Parker, E. A.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[50 Filipino Centavos]

Description: Paper bill worth fifty centavos used by the Japanese government during their occupation of the Philippines from 1942 to 1945. This bill has a picture on the front right of a person riding an animal through a forest of palm trees; there is an ornate design on the back side with double "50" printed on the left and right.
Date: 1942
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[100 Mexican Pesos]

Description: Paper bill worth 100 Mexican pesos printed in 1942. This bill has a photograph of a man on the far right side and a large "100" printed in the left center portion of the front side; the title of the bill is "El Banco de Mexico." The back of the bill has a photograph of a large building in the center, "100" printed on the far left and right, and a note on the bottom saying "Cien Pesos."
Date: November 15, 1942
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[119th Armored Engineer Battalion Bus]

Description: Photograph of two uniformed U.S. Army soldiers standing together and reading a piece of paper while standing near the open door of a 119th Armored Engineer Battalion bus. "119th Armored Engr" is written directly under its side windows.
Date: [1942..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[119th Armored Engineer Battalion Bus in Germany]

Description: Photograph of a 119th Armored Engineer Battalion bus parked near a small house in Germany. The Battalion's name is painted on the side, as is a triangular logo. Men can be seen getting into either of the bus' two doors, and another soldier stands by the rear door. Bundles are strapped down on top of the bus.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Armored Division Band]

Description: Photograph of the 12th Armored Division Band sitting with their instruments outdoors at Camp Barkeley. Rows of uniformed soldiers sit with a variety of instruments, and a man with a conductor's baton stands in the middle of the photo with his back to the camera. A tent can be seen among small trees in the background, while a jeep is parked on a dirt path to the left.
Date: 1943~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum