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[Extract from an Official Document of the United States Army Showing Personnel Reassignments]

Description: Extract from an official military document containing the names and ranks of men in the 8th Armored Division and their new assignments to different battalions. Captain Charles R. Griggs was assigned to the 49th Armored Infantry Battalion, and the list continues on the back side and the page attached; the subheading shows which battalion, company, platoon, etc. the men underneath will belong too.
Date: July 3, 1945
Creator: United States. Army. Armored Division, 8th.
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

[Two Soldiers in Front of the Alps]

Description: Photograph of two uniformed soldiers posing in front of the Alps. The man on the left is identified as Ralph Walsh. The men are wearing garrison caps, heavy coats, and the man on the right is wearing a white armband bearing the image of a cross.
Date: July 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers on a Hill]

Description: Photograph of a group of soldiers posing on a hill in front of a chain link fence in Germany. Those in the back row are, from left to right, William Peebles, Tommy, Yates, Loretto Aguilar, Anderson, Hurl Jividen, and Joseph Tatro. The soldiers in the front row are Debillo, Lewellen, and William O'Neal.
Date: July 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[German Street]

Description: Photograph of Captain Paul Richmond walking up a street in Germany. Buildings are visible on the right, and there are several cars on the road.
Date: July 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dog Tags and Awards]

Description: Photograph of Eugene J. Ward's dog tags and several awards on a red surface. The text on the photo reads: "General Orders number 81 July 27, 1945 Award of the Bronze Star Medal to : Eugene J Ward 32523540, Technician Fifth Grade (then Private First Class), Company B, 17th Armored Infantry Battalion, for Heroic Achievement on 31 March 1945 in the vicinity of Boxberg Germany. During an attack on Boxberg an order was given to bring ammunition up on foot as it was deemed impossible to drive a vehicle through the enemy artillery barrage, Technician Fifth Grade Ward, driver of the ammunition Half-track, voluntarily loaded his Half-track with ammunition and drove it successfully through intense fire to the designated positions. This action was strongly instrumental in successfully carrying out the attack. Entered military service from New York, New York".
Date: July 27, 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Eugene Ward]

Description: Photograph of Eugene J. Ward in his military uniform, with a photograph of a bronze star medal inset to the right. The text on the photograph reads: "17th Armored Infantry Battalion. Eugene J Ward T5 Halftrack Driver for B Company of 17th Armored Infantry Battalion Bronze Star Recipient".
Date: July 27, 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Lowell Flamm and Carl Zutz by a Wall]

Description: Photograph of Staff Sergeant Lowell Flamm standing beside Carl Zutz in front of a stone wall. They are wearing U.S. Army uniforms and garrison caps. A pennant bearing the words "Combat Infantry Company" is being carried by Zutz.
Date: July 2, 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum