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Pvt. H. Watson and Friend

Description: Photograph of Pvt. H. Watson and a friend standing next to each other in World War I uniforms. Their right hands are rested on rifles and the man on the left's hand is rested on his belt. They are wearing tall boots, hats and gas masks around their necks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of a Tank Partially on a Carrier]

Description: Photograph of a tank that is partially loaded on a carrier. Soldiers are gathered around the center of the photo. A truck is partially visible to the right.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Squatting with Submachine Guns]

Description: Photograph of two soldiers squatting behind the open door of a truck and holding M3 submachine guns ("grease guns"). They are grinning and topless.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Five Soldiers With Skull]

Description: Photograph of five soldiers standing outside. The man in the middle wears a white shirt, and the men on either side of him wear helmets. The man on the far left holds a skull in one hand and a gun in the other. These men are identified as Cole, C. E. Few, Nichols, Clark, and Smith.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Japanese Military Equipment]

Description: Permission for Japanese military equipment to be made Justin L. Bible's personal property. It reads: "SUBJECT: Japanese Military Equipment. TO: Whom it may concern. 1. The following items of Japanese military equipment are hereby declared to be the personal property of Justin L. Bible. This equipment is surplus to the various agencies of the War Department and its release conforms to the rules and regulations established by superior headquarters. 1 ea. Rifle #82798. 1 ea. Bayonet, with scabbard. Nil ea. Pistol, # (cannot be mailed). Nil ea. Sword. AUTHORITY: 8th Army operation directive #17 dated 29th Sept. 1945, Par. 9B."
Date: October 10, 1945
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Four Soldiers Outside Camp]

Description: Photograph of four soldiers in uniform standing in front of a row of tents. Three are standing, holding their rifles, and one is kneeling. The man on the right is identified as Shultze.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Photograph of a Man Working with a Large Engine]

Description: Photograph of a man standing at a vehicle engine that is almost as tall as he is. A tank stands at his back, and two trucks are standing in front of him. Soldiers can be seen standing on the uncovered bed of the rightmost truck.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Japanese Military Equipment]

Description: Request from Justin L. Bible to release Japanese military equipment as his personal property. It reads: "SUBJECT: Japanese Military Equipment. AC/S A-2, Fifth Air Force, APO 710. 1. Request that the following items of Japanese military equipment now in my possession be cleared by War Department Agents and if released, be declared my personal property. 2. I hereby certify that these articles were secured on the field of battle and not secured on the Japanese mainland by looting. No ammunition or other explosives are included in this list. 1 rifle. 1 bayonet."
Date: October 10, 1945
Creator: Bible, Justin L.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Three Soldiers With Weapons]

Description: Photograph of three soldiers, C. E Few, Clark, and Cole, standing in front of a tent holding their weapons. They are wearing pants, shoes, and helmets.
Date: 1940~/1949~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

State Cadet Battalion Marching

Description: Photograph of the State Cadet Battalion marching. The young men are in uniform and lined up on a paved road. Most of the young men are holding guns except for a group of boys at the front holding instruments and a man on a horse. In the background are several large buildings and trees. In the foreground is a large circle of plants. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "State Cadet Battalion on the March."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of Charles A. Lee]

Description: Photograph of Private Charles A. Lee, ready for a march in the snow during basic training at Camp Campbell, Kentucky.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Carl Tielsch Holding a Carbine]

Description: Photograph of Carl Tielsch leaning against a wall while holding a Carbine. Houses are visible in the background.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Mock Fighting]

Description: Photograph of Vince Caulfield and Kinkoph mock fighting at Camp Barkeley. The man on the right has a gun pointed at the other man, who cowers on the ground in mock terror.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Choyke With Rifle]

Description: Photograph of Corporal Morris Choyke kneeling with a rifle outside a barracks.
Date: [1942..1944]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of Joe Birong]

Description: Photograph of Joe Birong holding a carbine gun. He stands in front of a wooden building at Camp Barkeley.
Date: [1943..1944]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldier With Holstered Pistol]

Description: Photograph of John R. Sampson with a holstered .45 pistol standing at the bottom of the steps in Ulm, Germany.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Sherman Tank]

Description: Photograph of a Sherman tank equipped with rocket launcher tubes, parked on a dirt road. Trees are visible in the background.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum