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[Change of Address for Jesse Boyd]

Description: Postcard sent to Jesse Francis Boyd at Camp Bowie, Texas, containing a blank form to be used in case of a change of address.
Date: January 17, 1943
Creator: United States. War Department. Office of Dependency Benefits.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Homer Petross in Front of His Home]

Description: Photograph of Homer Petross standing in front of his home in Brownwood, Texas. He is wearing a khaki U.S. Army uniform, garrison cap, and spectacles. His house is lightly colored horizontal clapboard with vertical slats and brick near the bottom.
Date: [1942..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Homer Petross Posing for a Portrait]

Description: Photograph of Homer Petross sitting for a portrait. The smiling man is wearing a dress uniform, garrison cap, wire-rimmed glasses, and a cross over his left chest.
Date: [1943..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Greasing a Tank]

Description: Photograph of Snuffy Raulston and Elmer Shafer greasing a tank at Camp Bowie.
Date: July 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Zanetta Holding Snake]

Description: Photograph of a smiling Joseph Zanetta holding up a long snake in a grassy field at Camp Bowie. Zanetta wears combat fatigues, a helmet, and sunglasses, and trees are visible in the background.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum