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[Casualties Lists]

Description: List of casualties from August 15 to September 15, 1944, listed by state.
Date: 1944-09~
Partner: Arlington Public Library

Fee

Description: Newspaper clipping with the second part of an article about the death of Walter Fee.
Date: unknown
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Former Calhoun mayor dies at age of 82

Description: Newspaper clipping with article about the death of Walter Fee, who served as mayor of Calhoun, Kentucky for 16 years.
Date: unknown
Creator: Phillips, Noelle
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Letter from Jack Vaughan to the Klamath Falls Chamber of Commerce President, December 10, 1953]

Description: Letter from Jack Vaughan to the President of the Klamath Falls Chamber of Commerce, published in the Herald and News on December 10, 1953. Vaughan expresses his appreciation for the kindness of the people of Klamath Falls who made his stay there enjoyable, and apologizes on behalf of his fellow Marines who may not have conducted themselves as well as they should.
Date: December 10, 1953
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Newspaper Article: Scenes From Recent Scrap Drive]

Description: Newspaper clipping with an article about a scrap drive in Lake City, Iowa. Included are pictures of the drive and text with information about the pictures.
Date: [1941..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Newspaper Clipping About Ernie Pyle]

Description: Clipping from a newspaper article about Ernie Pyle, a war correspondent, following his death.
Date: 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Newspaper Clipping: GI "Calliope"]

Description: Newspaper clipping showing a multiple rocket launcher mounted to the top of a tank. The caption describes the technical aspects of the rocket launcher, including the time it takes to fire and the size and weight of the missiles.
Date: unknown
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Newspaper Clipping: Sisters All]

Description: Newspaper clipping showing the four daughters of Mrs. Arthur Sears with their escorts at the Abilene Army Air Base reception and dance.
Date: [1941..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Obituaries: Walter W. Fee

Description: Newspaper clipping with an obituary of Walter W. Fee, former mayor of Calhoun, Kentucky.
Date: 1993
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Obituary for Burton Edwin Estill]

Description: Obituary for Burton Edwin Estill, a World War II veteran. He was born February 24, 1924, and died June 10, 2007 at the age of eighty-three. The text includes details about the memorial service, memorials, brief biography, and surviving family members. A portion of a photograph and separate news article is visible on the back.
Date: June 12, 2007
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Obituary for Lee H. Kropff]

Description: Obituary for Lee H. Kropff, who was buried with military rites. He died at the age of forty-three at Barberton Citizens Hospital in Barberton, Ohio, survived by his wife and three sons.
Date: 1965
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Obituary for Major General Carlow Brewer]

Description: Newspaper clipping with an obituary of Major General Carlos Brewer, who served as the commander of the 12th Armored Division during World War II. The obituary includes his surviving family members and funeral information.
Date: unknown
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Gathered Outside of the May-Get-Inn]

Description: Newspaper clipping that features a photograph of a large group of soldiers standing in front of a wide building that has the words "May-Get-Inn" written on a banner on its side. The reverse side of the clipping features images of a city arranged around a canal, as well as a partial photograph of a man with juggling pins. The city in this photograph is believed to be Marseilles, France.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

["This Is Corps Humor"]

Description: News clipping of a fake points system for getting out of the United States Military during World War II.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Partner: Arlington Public Library