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Selected Veterans Photos

A sample of some of the material submitted by Veterans History Project participants.

Benjamin Urmston in Uniform
Benjamin Urmston in July 1944
John Clancy in Shanghai
John Clancy on a ship in Shanghai, China December 31, 1945
Charles During His Honor Flight
Charles Seipelt on a visit to the World War II monument in Washington D.C. sponsored by Honor Flight.
Leslie Edwards poses next to an airport with a friend
William Rost in Uniform
William Rost in Uniform
Promotion of Mary Moran
US Air Force Nurse Mary Moran's promotion to captain, October 1963.
William C. Goings
William C. Goings of the 366th Infantry Regiment
Jerry Ransohoff
Closeup of Jerry Ransohoff
Air Force Flight Team
8th Air Force in Duxford, England.
Harold's Letter of Separation
Document of Harold Bachman's letter of separation.
USS Sabine
Photo of USS Sabine, ship that Clancy served on during World War II
Newspaper Article about John
A Cincinnati newspaper clipping reporting that John Pingel had arrived in North Africa.
Navy Discharge Paper
Honorable Discharge of Seaman First Class, William W. Jarrell, December 1945
Harold Bachman
Portrait of Harold Bachman in his uniform
Howard Arthur and his medals in 2006
Howard poses with his medals in 2006.
Japanese POWs
One of Benjamin's duties in the Phillipines was to guard Japanese Prisoners of War. Here is photo of two in October 1945.
Fred J. Kellerman Jr.
Private First Class Fred J. Kellerman Jr. at home on leave, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1943.
John Clancy
Closeup of John Clancy
Benjamin Urmston
Close Up of Benjamin Urmston
a shot of soldiers arriving into port at Manila in April 1946
Clancy Just Out of Bootcamp
John Clancy just out of Bootcamp November 28, 1943
John's Portrait
Portrait of John Pingel in his uniform.
Brothers in Italy
Airmen Lt. William C. Goings and Milton E. Goings pose for a human interest story in Italy.
New Year's Eve in France 1944
Friends Vince Verlod and Howard Mushaben celebrate New Year's Eve in France with a special treat, a loaf of French bread.
POW Telegram
Telegram from Adjutant General to Robert Heekin notifying him that his son, Francis Heekin, is a Prisonar of War, July 1944
Harold's War Sketch
A sketch Harold Bachman drew during the fighting in the Pacific Theater.
Portrait of Charles
Portrait of Charles Seipelt in his uniform.
Leslie runs through some tests after making repairs.
Leslie Edwards
Tuskegee Airman Leslie Edwards, 1943.
Ben on Guard
Ben stands at attention in California in September 1944
Harold Huber in Uniform
Harold Huber in Uniform
Airman Harry Slater
Harry Slater in combat training, Nashville, TN, 1943.
Pilot Gets His Distinguished Flying Cross
General Woodbury pins the Distinguished Flying Cross on Lt. Harry Slater, Duxford, England, July 1944.
Post War Philippines
A shot of a Flipino city in October 1945
Hitler's Eagle's Nest
Col. Arthur Arend overlooks the former mountain villa of Adolf Hitler after Liberation, Bertesgarden, Germany, July 1944.
Howard Arthur
Howard Arthur on leave in Dover from Launceston, England, 1944.
Inside Air Force Operational Headquarters
Airmen at work in the operational headquarters in Adak Island, Alaska.
German POW March
German POWs march west as US Army forces drive east, France, 1944.
Air Corps Flight Crew in Jeep
Air Corps flight crew Frank Garzia, Attleton, Joe Schankin, Frank Heekin, and George Vasapoulus, in Kingman, AZ, 1944.
John and His Sister
John Pingel and his sister at home.
B-29 Crew
Air Force crew of the B-29 Amiable Amazon at Adak Island, Alaska.
Service Ribbon Card
Card giving Clancy permisson to wear his Service Ribbons
William Goings
Closeup of William Goings
John and His Mother
John Pingel and his mother in Covington, KY.
John in Covington, KY
John Pingel on leave in Covington, KY.
USS Cowpens During Typhoon
Planes on flight deck of USS Cowpens during a typhoon, December 1944. All planes were lost or jettisoned.
Benjamin in the Philippines
Benjamin psoes in front of a church in September 1945. It was during his time in the Philippines that Benjamin decided to become a priest.
Charles in the Reserves
Charles Seipelt in his uniform while serving in the Reserves.
Harold's Honorable Discharge
Document of Harold Bachman's Honorable Discharge.
Soldiers in Philippines
Two soldiers pose for the camera while in the Philippines
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