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[Collge of Mines Centennial Museum]

Description: Photograph of the Centennial Museum of the College of Mines in El Paso, Texas. Evergreen trees are arranged around the museum's yard. The building is u-shaped, with its doorway recessed behind two protruding walls. Cars can be seen on the road to the right.
Date: [1943..1944]
Location Info:
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

1st 134th Battalion Reunion

Description: Photograph of a group of men standing in a room during the first reunion of of the 134th Ordnance Maintenance Battalion. The men are holding mugs of beer towards a central point while smiling at the camera.
Date: [1946..1947]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

1st 134th Battalion Reunion

Description: Photograph of eleven men posing together beside a stone wall during the first reunion of the 134th Ordnance Maintenance Battalion. The men are holding mugs of beer towards a central point while smiling at the camera. William Giannopoulos stands above the other men.
Date: [1946..1947]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[William Giannopoulos Sitting Under a Sign Denoting the Italian Border]

Description: Photograph of William Giannopoulos sitting cross-legged under a sign that says "You are now entering Italy through the courtesy of Company A 1st Battalion 411th Infantry Spearheading 7th Army." He is wearing a garrison cap, glasses, and U.S. Army uniform. a soldier stands to the right and crouches to the left of Giannopoulos.
Date: May 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Ken Odnol and William Giannopoulos in Front of Landsberg Prison]

Description: Photograph of Ken Odnol and William Giannopoulos standing in front of the doors of Landsberg Prison. The two men are wearing garrison caps and U.S. Army uniforms. Giannopoulos has his right arm over Odnol's shoulder. The doorway to the prison is metal with a pattern of jagged diagonal lines. An ivy-covered arch appears above the door. A smaller doorway is open directly behind the two men. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says this is where Adolf Hitler wrote "Mein Kampf."
Date: 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Sitting Beside a T-34 Calliope Rocket Launcher]

Description: Photograph of three uniformed soldiers sitting on top of a partially visible M4 tank and under the tank's T-34 Calliope rocket launcher. The men are identified from left to right as Griff Lingo, William Giannopolous, and Calvin Singer. "Augsburg, Germany" is handwritten on the lower right portion of the photo.
Date: May 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[William Giannopoulos with a Gas Mask]

Description: Photograph of William Giannopoulos holding a gas mask in front of his face. The dark haired man is wearing a uniform and spectacles. Rocky terrain and a building of the Texas College of Mines and Metallurgy are visible behind him. The note on the reverse side of the image says that he had trouble wearing the mask due to his eyeglasses.
Date: December 1943
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[A Crashed Messerschmitt Me 262]

Description: Photograph of a crashed Germany Messerschmitt Me 262 jet. The tail of the jet is camouflaged and the vertical tail fin is painted with a white background and a swastika. The tail has been broken off and is lying on top of the left wing. "Jet German Plane" is handwritten on the lower portion of the photo.
Date: April 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum