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[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

[23rd Tank Battalion Survivors]

Description: Photograph of the survivors of Company A of the 23rd Tank Battalion. The men in the back row stand and those in the front row kneel with their rifles.
Date: Summer 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[24th Infantry Regiment on Review]

Description: Photograph of several units of infantry personnel in a barren field, while the infantry company is under review on Iwo Shima.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[2nd Platoon at Camp Barkeley]

Description: Photograph of the 2nd platoon, Company B, 56th Armored Infantry Battalion, in front of barracks at Camp Barkeley. The soldiers sitting are John Nugent, William Bushey, and Fred Payne. Asriel Rackow stands behind them, and Edward Sutkaitis stands with a gun to the right.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[2nd Platoon at Camp Barkeley]

Description: Photograph of the 2nd platoon of Company B, 56th Armored Infantry Battalion posing together in front of barracks at Camp Barkeley. The soldiers in the front row are William Shor and John Nugent. Those in the back row are Edward Sutkaitis, Frank Hulsinzer, Howard Toms, and Curtis Hagen.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[2nd Platoon at Camp Campbell]

Description: Photograph of members of 2nd platoon, B/56, including James Whiteside, Howard Toms, Stephen Chew, and James Mattox, posing together at Camp Barkeley.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[2nd Platoon Outside Barracks]

Description: Photograph of the 2nd platoon, Company B, 56th Armored Infantry Battalion, in front of barracks at Camp Barkeley. The soldiers sitting are Bill Shor and John Nugent, and those standing are Edward Sutkaitis, Frank Hulsinzer, Howard Toms, and Curtis Hagen.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[318th Platoon, U. S. M. C.]

Description: Photograph of the 318th Platoon. Jack Vaughan is sixth from the right on the top row. A sign in front of the soldiers says "318th Platoon, U.S.M.C., San Diego, 1942. U. S. Marines - First to Fight."
Date: [1942-03-23..1946-04-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[3rd Platoon Area]

Description: Photograph of Philip Schorr and Otis Kahler standing amid tents in the 3rd platoon area.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[43rd Armored Regiment Baseball Team]

Description: Photograph of the 43rd Armored Regiment baseball team posing together at Camp Campbell, Kentucky. A row of wooden bats is laid out in front of them.
Date: 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum