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[Certificate of Retirement to Lieutenant Colonel Charles R. Griggs]

Description: Certificate of retirement from the "Armed Forces of the United States of America" to Lieutenant Colonel Charles R. Griggs. The certificate reads: "To All Who Shall See These Presents, Greeting: This Is To Certify That Lieutenant Colonel Charles R. Griggs...Was Retired From The United States Army." This certificate was signed by the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, Edward C. Meyer; there is a letter from W. T. Prescott accompanying the certificate with details of Griggs' status on the retired list.
Date: October 7, 1979
Creator: Meyer, Edward C.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

Consumer rationing in World War Two

Description: An overview of rationing, ration points, ration books, and ration coupons as instituted in the United States during World War II. Includes examples of ration points and stamps.
Date: 1979
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Four Men in Living Room]

Description: Photograph of four men in a living room. All are retired members of the 66th Armored Infantry Battalion.
Date: 1970~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[German School House]

Description: Photograph of a school house in Wasseralfingen, Germany, which served as the command post for the 17th Armored Infantry Battalion in 1945.
Date: September 6, 1977
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[German School House]

Description: Photograph of a school house in Wasseralfingen, Germany, which served as the command post for the 17th Armored Infantry Battalion in 1945.
Date: September 6, 1977
Creator: Fisher, Earl
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[German School House in Wasseralfinger]

Description: Photograph of a school house in Wasseralfingen, Germany, which served as the command post for the 17th Armored Infantry Battalion in 1945.
Date: September 6, 1977
Creator: Fisher, Earl
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Gilbert Heine Later in Life]

Description: Photograph of Gilbert Heine, a member of Company C 66th Armored Infantry Battalion, taken later in life.
Date: 1970~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of 714th Tank Battalion Reunion]

Description: Photograph of a group of men and women wearing formal clothes, with one of the men in the front holding a trophy. A handwritten note on the photo says "Minneapolis - 1974. 714th Tank BN."
Date: 1974
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Large Banquet]

Description: Photograph of a large reunion dedicated to the 12th Armored Division. This gathering contains members of the 12th Armored Division Association.
Date: 1978
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Plaza]

Description: Photograph of an unknown plaza, showing multistory buildings and shops on either side of the walkway.
Date: July 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Ballroom Dancing]

Description: Photograph of ballroom dancing at the reunion held in the dance hall at the Gault House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Ballroom Dancing]

Description: Photograph of several couples ballroom dancing at the reunion held in the dance hall at the Gault House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Bridge over Water]

Description: Photograph of a highway bridge over water in the distance. According to the handwritten note on the back of the photo, this photo was taken from the window of Hotel Gault in Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: July 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Chandeliers]

Description: Photograph of ceiling chandeliers in the lobby of Gault House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Conga Line]

Description: Photograph of a conga line on the dance floor at the reunion held at the Gault House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Couple at Reunion]

Description: Photograph of a couple at a dinner table for the reunion held at Gault House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Crowd at Patton Museum]

Description: Photograph of a large crowd outside of the entrance of the General George Patton Museum in Fort Knox, Kentucky. According to a note on the back, Louis Britton is included in the crowd.
Date: July 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Crowd at Patton Museum]

Description: Photograph of a large crowd of tourists outside of the entrance of the General George Patton Museum in Fort Knox, Kentucky. According to a note on the back, the people are waiting for the bus.
Date: July 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Dancing at Reunion]

Description: Photograph of several couples dancing at the 92nd reunion held in the Gault House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: 1979
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum