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[Two Men Holding a Flag, 1942]

Description: Photograph of two male individuals holding a flag with two stars. One individual is wearing a suit and the other is wearing a U.S. Navy officer formal wear. The flag itself has two stars with the numbers "54" and "1776" printed on the flag.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Promotion to General

Description: Photograph of a group of men standing at a ceremony promoting Col. Paul L. Wakefield to Lt. General.
Date: May 12, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Two Soldiers Standing by a Car]

Description: Photograph of two soldiers in formal wear and standing in front of a car. White buildings stand in the background.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldier in a Coat and Hat]

Description: Photograph of a soldier wearing a coat and soft hat while posing for the camera. He is standing on an earthen field. Another soldier to the left is partially out of frame.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Hospital Status]

Description: Form informing Justin L. Bible's commanding officer of his stay at Station Hospital, Hammer Field, California. It reads: "Register No. 13270. 26 November 1943. SUBJECT: Hospital Status. THRU: Surgeon. TO: The Commanding Officer, 350th Sig. Co. Wg., Camp Pinedale, Fresno, California. 1. In compliance with paragraph 7b(3) AR 40-590, the following information is furnished: a. Name: Cpl. Justin L. Bible. b. Date Admitted: 1 November 1943. Date of return to duty: 26 November 1943. *c. Line of duty: No EPTI. *d. Disease, was (not) the result of patient's own misconduct. *2. Further treatment is not required. For the Surgeon: * Cross out inappropriate word."
Date: November 26, 1943
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Cards From Crossing the Equator]

Description: Two cards received by Jack Vaughan with a note that says "Cards I was given when I crossed the equator June 1942." The first card is labeled "Ancient Order of the Deep" certifying that Vaughan crossed the equator aboard the U.S.S. Wharton. The second card is labeled "Domain of Neptunus Rex" verifying that Vaughan had crossed the equator aboard the U.S.S. Wichita.
Date: June 1, 1942
Partner: Arlington Public Library

Arlington World War II Memories

Description: Compilation of biographical and autobiographical information about persons from Arlington, Texas who served during World War II. It includes narratives, copies of letters, forms, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other items detailing their lives and service.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Camp Lejeune Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the camp headquarters at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. It is two-story brick building with two wings and a bell tower. An American flag flies in front of the building, and two cars are parked in the parking lot in front of it.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Raymond Vaughan]

Description: Photograph of Raymond Vaughan, of the U. S. Navy Seabees, in his military uniform.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[War Savings Bond]

Description: War savings bond belonging to Justin L. Bible.
Date: November 5, 1942
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

High Pitch, Volume 1, Number 3, Class 42-H

Description: Booklet compiled by class 42-H at the Enid Army Flying School, including articles and photographs of the class, school, and town, as well as jokes and excerpts from other publications.
Date: 1942
Creator: Enid Army Air Field (Okla.)
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[First Methodist Church Pamphlet]

Description: Pamphlet issued by the First Methodist Church, detailing an upcoming service where the church will replace plaques honoring members of the congregation who served and died in World War II.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Recollections of Honolulu, Hawaii]

Description: Document written by Jack Vaughan recollecting his time spent in Honolulu, Hawaii during March and April of 1944.
Date: January 3, 1998
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Special Orders Number 220]

Description: Special orders number 220, giving many soldiers leave, including Justin L. Bible, who is given leave for 12 months.
Date: October 9, 1951
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Portrait of Zanna H. Pate]

Description: Portrait of Zanna H. Pate, wearing his U.S. Navy uniform, including a hat with "U.S. Navy" across the brim. He is seated and posing with his arms crossed on one knee. His name is written on the back of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Photograph of Soldiers On Board a Ship]

Description: Photograph of many soldiers standing on board of a ship. They are standing on several levels among a triangular structure. Most are looking out over the edge of the ship.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Standing in Rows on a Ship]

Description: Photograph of a group of soldiers wearing caps and coats. They are standing in rows aboard a ship. Some men are standing on a pallet of materials hanging over the other soldiers in the background.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Group of Soldiers Aboard a Ship]

Description: Photograph of a group of soldiers standing on board a ship. They are wearing heavy coats and a mixture of headwear. There is a pyramid-shaped structure in the background that is comprised of several smaller interlocking triangles. A metal door appears below these triangles.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum