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Award of Oak Leaf Cluster

Description: Letter from John E. Dahlquist, Major General, U. S. Army, to Lois M. Sinclair notifying Sinclair of the Oak Leaf Cluster award he received for heroic achievement in combat on June 12, 1944 in Italy during World War II.
Date: August 8, 1944
Item Type: Letter

Buddy and Katie Sinclair Dallas, TX, T Patch Memorial

Description: Photograph of L. M. "Buddy" and Katie Sinclair standing beside the memorial that they dedicated in honor of the "Texas" 36th Infantry Division. The soldiers in the division were the first American troops to invade Hitler's Europe at Salerno Beach, Italy on September 9, 1943. The monument also contains a brief summary of the division's actions during World War II and contains a list of the awards and citations the division received.
Date: 1996-09-07~
Item Type: Photograph

"Buddy" on walkway by pond

Description: Photograph of L. M. "Buddy" Sinclair standing beside a pond in Orlando, Florida in 1942. Buddy is wearing a military uniform. He served in the 36th Infantry Division.
Date: 1942~
Item Type: Photograph

Camp Bowie Recreation Center

Description: Letter about Camp Bowie Recreation Center, military camp during World War II, and a photograph of some new recruits including Lois Maxwell "Buddy" Sinclair, and a photograph of Katie Sinclair, Buddy's wife. The soldiers are members of the 141st Infantry, 36th Infantry Division.
Date: 1941-01-13~
Item Type: Photograph

Co. D. 141st. 1st Bn.

Description: Photograph of three soldiers from World War II at Camp Bowie in Brownwood, Texas. The soldiers are members of the 141st Infantry Company D. From left to right: Billy Shell, Gil C. Russi, Hollis Wilson.
Date: April 16, 1941
Creator: Skillern's
Item Type: Photograph

Fort Martha Nov. 11, 1941

Description: Photograph of several tents, equipment, and vehicles at Fort Martha on November 11, 1941. Company D, 1st Bravo, 141st Infantry.
Date: November 11, 1941
Item Type: Photograph

Katie Sinclair writing on board 1942-1945

Description: Photograph of Katie Sinclair writing on a board at Dept. #2 Club in "A" Plant at North American Aviation Inc. around 1942-1945. Katie married L. M. "Buddy" Sinclair, member of the 36th Infantry Division, who fought in World War II.
Date: 1942~/1945~
Item Type: Photograph

Leon K Lineman and Buddy Sinclair with cars

Description: Photograph of Leon K. Lineman and L. M. "Buddy" Sinclair in military uniforms posing by cars. Leon K. Lineman was killed in action in World War II. The soldiers served in the 36th Infantry Division.
Date: 1941~
Item Type: Photograph

L. M. Sinclair Registration Certificate

Description: Registration Certificate for Lois Maxwell "Buddy" Sinclair. Sinclair registered for Selective Service on October 16, 1942. The reverse of the certificate contains a description of the registrant.
Date: October 16, 1942
Item Type: Text

Mrs. L. M. Sinclair

Description: Letter from L. M. "Buddy" Sinclair to his wife, Katie. Buddy was stationed in France at the time of this letter around February, 1945.
Date: 1945-02~
Creator: Sinclair, L. M.
Item Type: Letter