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[Authorization for Allotment of Pay]

Description: Card belonging to Justin L. Bible authorizing allotment of pay to support a wife, child, or dependent relative.
Date: November 4, 1942
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Photograph of Road Sign]

Description: Photograph of a street sign with arrows pointing in many different directions and labeled with cities and mileage. The cities include San Antonio, London, Oroville, Calif., Pontiac, Ill, New York, Gila Bend, Frisco, Chicago, Miami Beach, and Bowling Green K.Y. The largest arrow, at the top of the pole, says "HOME."
Date: [1941..1943]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Postcard of Hotel at Miami Beach]

Description: Postcard of a hotel surrounded with palm trees, with text that says "Looking North on Collins Ave., Miami Beach, Fla." A handwritten note addressed to Miss Helen Aten from Pvt. John S. Hofnagle says "This sure is a beautiful place, but you would not like it, it is too hot here for you. One block from the ocean. It looks larger than Atlantic City. J.S.H."
Date: August 30, 1942
Creator: Hofnagle, John S.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Postcard of Miami Poem]

Description: Postcard with a photo of a woman pouring sand out of her shoe, entitled "Sand In My Shoes", along with a poem about Miami by Letha Madden. A handwritten note addressed to Miss Helen Aten from John Hofnagle says "Dear Moptop- I had a swell ride on a sight-seeing boat on Sunday 3 1/2 hrs 43 min. I'm leaving Miami soon. John."
Date: September 1942
Creator: Hofnagle, John
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Pvt. John S. Hofnagle Address Card]

Description: Card with the address of Pvt. John S. Hofnagle typed on it: "575 Technical School Squadron, A.A.F.T.T.C., Replacement Training Center, Miami Beach, Florida."
Date: [1941..1943]
Item Type: Text
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Statement Signed by Justin L. Bible]

Description: Statement signed by Justin L. Bible. It reads: "I, the undersigned, hereby state that my dependent(s) will not accompany me to school. This is in compliance with AG 220.428-31, dated June 26, 1942."
Date: December 18, 1942
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum