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[12th Armored Division Veterans]

Description: Photograph of veterans holding flags while walking in a dedication parade for the 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum.
Date: October 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Armored Division Veterans in Parade]

Description: Photograph of a group of 12th Armored Division veterans in a truck at the dedication parade for the 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum in October 2001.
Date: October 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Armored Sign on Blue Danube]

Description: Photograph of a pair of young men standing beside a sign. The sign reads "You are crossing the beautiful Blue Danube thru courtesy of the 12th Armd Division."
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[12th Kentucky Camp Campbell]

Description: Photograph of a young man with gelled hair wearing a button down shirt, standing on the steps of a small building. A note on the corner reads "To Marty with Love, Bob," along with "12th and Kentucky - Camp Campbell, KY."
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[134th Ordnance Battalion at Mammoth Cave]

Description: Photograph of the 134th Ordnance Battalion at Mammoth Cave in Kentucky. Those in the front row are, from left to right, Ralph Scheiderer, Harvey Sutton, Joseph Blasevic, Edwin Long, unidentified, Carl Moellering, Kenneth Boner, unidentified, Melvin Boyd, Donald Truesdell, and Robert Hartwig. Those in the second row are unidentified, Charles Walls, Raymond Brown, Herschel Richardson, Bob Richards, Eldon Green, Aimo Kivipelto, Gerald Bright, William Bonner, and J. Tomlianovich. Those in the third row are two unidentified soldiers, Dr. Vincent Amato, David Duckword, Bennie Zabarowski, Frost, two unidentified soldiers, Charlie Daniel, and another unidentified soldier standing outside. Those in the last row are Edward Pelotte, Dionicio Aguilar, unidentified, Theodore Markawisz, unidentified, Henry Van Osch, Joseph Zagorac, William Winkler, unidentified, Henry Barnard, two unidentified soldiers, Maynar Cerny, and several more unidentified soldiers.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[134th Ordnance Battalion Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of the 134th Ordnance Battalion headquarters at Camp Barkeley. A few soldiers stand against a building on the right.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[14th Tank Battalion Tents]

Description: Photograph of the tents belonging to the 14th Tank Battalion. Trucks are parked to the right, and the tents are set up along a tree line.
Date: 1944
Creator: Roberts, Cecil E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[152nd Signal Company Men with French Children]

Description: Photograph of soldiers from the 152nd Signal Company smiling and standing behind a group of French children. Everyone in the group is wearing a winter coat. Buildings and a statue are partially visible behind the group.
Date: [1944..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[152nd Signal Company Men with Half-Track]

Description: Photograph of three uniformed soldiers from the 152nd Signal Company smoking at the side of a half-track. The vehicle has a rumpled canvas covering on its bed, and has a star and three dots painted onto its side. An accompanying note says that the three dots identified the vehicle as part of a signal company.
Date: [1942..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[152nd Signal Company Soldiers]

Description: Photograph of a group of uniformed soldiers from the 152nd Signal Company posing together in a wood. One row of the helmeted men kneels in front of the others. They are carrying a variety of rifles and submachine guns.
Date: [1943..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[17th Armored Infantry Battalion Basketball Champions]

Description: Photograph of nine basketball players posing together underneath a basketball goal. The foremost man holds a trophy and has knee pads with images of skulls and crossbones. Two mustached men kneel on either side of the basketball team.
Date: 1943~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[17th Armored Infantry Battalion Display]

Description: Photograph of display cases in the 17th Armored Infantry Battalion section of the 12th Armored Infantry Division in Abilene, Texas. There are pictures mounted on the wall in the background, a uniform in a case to the left, and equipment in a case to the right.
Date: October 2001
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[17th Armored Infantry Battalion Soldier]

Description: Photograph of a smiling soldier wearing a soft cap, shirt, and jacket. The man has dark hair, beard stubble, and exposed chest hair. Train cars with people standing their doorways are visible behind the soldier.
Date: [1944..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[17th Armored Infantry Battalion Soldier]

Description: Photograph of three uniformed soldiers from the 17th Armored Infantry Battalion together in front of a corrugated tin building. Two of the soldiers wear helmets and stand on either side of a sitting man. The building has straw and canvas on its roof. Clothes hang from a nearby tree branch to the right.
Date: November 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

1941: Texas Goes to War

Description: This book is a collection of essays discussing the role of Texans in World War II. It examines both the Texas soldiers fighting in the European and Pacific theaters as well as the Texans on the Homefront. The essays describe both the military and social aspects of the war. Index starts on page 241.
Date: 1991
Creator: Lee, James Ward; Barnes, Carolyn N.; Bowman, Kent A. & Crow, Laura
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Press

1st 134th Battalion Reunion

Description: Photograph of eleven men posing together beside a stone wall during the first reunion of the 134th Ordnance Maintenance Battalion. The men are holding mugs of beer towards a central point while smiling at the camera. William Giannopoulos stands above the other men.
Date: [1946..1947]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

1st 134th Battalion Reunion

Description: Photograph of a group of men standing in a room during the first reunion of of the 134th Ordnance Maintenance Battalion. The men are holding mugs of beer towards a central point while smiling at the camera.
Date: [1946..1947]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[1st Gun Section]

Description: Photograph of the soldiers of the 1st Gun Section, Company A, 495th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, posing in front of a tank or half-track. Those in the front row are, from left to right, Cooper, Peterson, Hawkins, Brown, and Russell Broadus. The soldiers in the bottom row are Howard McGuffy, James Beymer, Salvatore Deiudicibus, and Kermer.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

1st Nazi Captive, Houffbach, Fr

Description: Photograph of a German prisoner of war standing in a French street with people gathered on the sidewalks behind him. He wears a long coat and soft cap, and holds his arms in submission. A uniformed soldier to the left holds a rifle and observes the prisoner.
Date: [1944..1945]
Creator: Petross, Homer
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[1st Platoon of the Machine Gun Squad]

Description: Photograph of the first platoon machine gun squad of Company A of the 17th Armored Infantry Battalion. There are trucks in the background.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[21st Annual Hellcat Reunion]

Description: Photograph of men and women at the 21st Annual Hellcat Reunion (part of the 12th Armored Division). This reunion took place at the Statler Hilton Hotel in Detroit, Michigan from August 3-5, 1967.
Date: [1967-08-03..1967-08-05]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[23rd Battalion Tank]

Description: Photograph of a 23rd Tank Battalion tank with an unusual hood device forward and below the turret.
Date: [1944..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[23rd Tank Battalion Platoon Leaders]

Description: Photograph of the platoon leaders of Company A of the 23rd Tank Battalion standing next to a sign mounted on a fence. The man standing to the left of the sign is Lt. Cecil D. "Buck" Walston, and the man to the right of the sign is Lt. Leslie B. Miller. The man seated next to the sign, holding a rifle, is 2nd Lt. Walsh.
Date: Summer 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum