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[Photograph of 142nd Infantry Regiment, 36th Division in Fort Dix, New Jersey]

Description: Photograph of a group of soldiers standing in rows in an open field, with several buildings in the distance behind them. They are identified as the 142nd Infantry Regiment, 36th Division Officers Call, Fort Dix, New Jersey. The troops had been trained at Camp Bowie before eventually being transferred to Fort Dix. The sixth man from the right on the front row is identified as "Grady Leach, Capt. Motor officer, Service Company, 142 Infantry Regiment." The twelfth man from the right on the front row is identified as "Price Middleton, Capt., Ballinger, Laten Battalion Commander in 1942."
Date: 1943

Photograph of Workers Building Camp Bowie Motor Repair Shop]

Description: Photograph of a group of men working on a partially-constructed building, with the caption "Motor Repair Shop, S-P-14 B.L.U.G. Camp Bowie Tex." A handwritten note on the back of the photo says "Front row, near center of photo: left to right: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Herman Lester Drinkard 6. Note: This building is now (1990) used by the Brownwood Independent School District as a Bus Barn."
Date: August 26, 1941
Creator: Waltons Studio