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[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

[Arthur Fonjemie Standing by a 12th Armored Division Sign]

Description: Photograph of Arthur J. Fonjemie wearing a United States Army uniform and standing to the right of a large white sign. The sign is painted with the image of a wheeled cannon and the number twelve inside of a triangle. The image appears between the words "Entering Area." A stack of wood is visible under the sign, and a four story building is visible in the background.
Date: 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Five Soldiers Leaning Against a Building with Two Girls]

Description: Photograph of four uniformed American soldiers leaning against a building. They are identified from left to right as Bertelson, Packey, Cahill, Markey, and Symon. Two young girls stand to the left of Packey. The stone building has a series of large multi-paned windows with shutters. The numbered hood and wheel well of a jeep is visible to the left.
Date: 1942~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[German Women Lined Up for Discharge]

Description: Photograph of dozens of German women arranged in a line outdoors in Aalen, Germany. Many can be seen with bags and luggage. Soldiers and United States Army vehicles are visible in front of and behind the line. Buildings and a tree line are visible in the background.
Date: 1942~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Girls of Herrlisheim]

Description: Photograph of four young women standing together in front of a long park bench. They are wearing broad black hats, white blouses adorned with red ribbons, red skirts, and black aprons with flower patterns. Trees obscure a multi-story building behind them. The first and third women are older than the other two.
Date: unknown
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Mike Romano and Joe Mizer Standing by 12th Armored Division Memorial]

Description: Photograph of Mike Romano and Joe Mizer standing on either side of a 12th Armored Division memorial. The two elderly men are wearing white jackets and yellow caps with the triangular symbol of the 12th Armored Division. A bald man with glasses stands behind Romano, and a man with a striped purple shirt stands beside Mizer. The monument itself is arrow-shaped and pointed skyward, and bears the image of a tank and a truck. A green wreath containing red flowers and a ring of white flowers sits in front of the monument.
Date: 1996~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Roy Rightmire at Camp Barkeley]

Description: Photograph of Roy Rightmire wearing a coat and soft cap while standing near a crossroads in Camp Barkeley. Clapboard buildings with smoking chimneys are visible behind him. An attached note says that he was one of the first men from the 119th Armored Battalion to die overseas.
Date: 1942~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Posing for Camera Outside of a Tent]

Description: Photograph of six uniformed soldiers posing together for the camera in front of a canvas tent. The men standing are identified from left to right as Iggi, Winsted, Paul Valasco, and Katz. The two crouching men are noted as Kid and Zigman. Other tents are visible in the background.
Date: 1942
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum