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The History of Destroyers Built in Orange, Texas During W. W. II

Description: This book discusses the naval base in Orange, Texas and shipbuilding activities, particularly focusing on World War II. It includes reprints of relevant newspaper articles, histories of action for ships built at the facility, articles on historical relevance and commemorative events, and information from other documentation.
Date: October 2002
Creator: Orange County Historical Society (Tex.)
Partner: Orange County Historical Society

[Soldier in Japan]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified soldier standing in front of the wreckage of a house. There is a sign warning against attacking U.S. soldiers in the background.
Date: [1945..1946]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Robert Peters Holding Racket]

Description: Photograph of Robert Peters, wearing only shorts, a hat, and shoes. He holds a tennis racket in front of him, and stands next to a tennis net. Trees and a building are visible in the background.
Date: July 15, 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers in Convoy]

Description: Photograph of Warren, Major Meredith, and Bud Asthalter standing up in a truck in a convoy. Other trucks are visible in the background, traveling through the Quezon National Park.
Date: 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers and Manilan Women]

Description: Photograph of two soldiers, identified as Sgt. Paulson and Sgt. Scobie, speaking with women looking out from a barred window above them. One of them reaches up towards the window. Another solider speaks to a woman to the left, and two young boys watch Paulson and Scobie in the center of the photo.
Date: 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Two Men in Manila]

Description: Photograph of Verne Mauer and William Jenkins sitting in the battalion HQ at Quezon City, Manila. Mauer is looking at a poster of a pin-up girl, and Jenkins writes at the desk. A typewriter and shelves are visible in the background.
Date: [1943..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum