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Wisconsin Artillery Officers

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DESCRIPTION

Wisconsin artillery officers helping direct the shelling of the Japanese on Saidor's west flank (beyond the point in the background). The officers are, (left to right) Major Robert Schultz of Milwaukee, Lieutenant Colonel Erwin Beyer of Madison and Major Francis Knope of Stevens Point. A tree is on the left, beach and ocean in the background. Saidor is located on the northeast coast of New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea).

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 100181

Creation Date: 1944-02-03 

Creator Name: Doyle, Robert

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Collection Name: Doyle, Robert. Papers : 1935-1974, 1995

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: M99-114, box 8, roll 25, neg 2507

Original Dimensions: 2.375 x 2.375 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This image was published in the Milwaukee Journal on February 12th, 1944. The image and article appear on page 121 of the clipping book, Anybody Here From Wisconsin?, a reprint of the scrapbook kept by Robert Doyle's mother. Robert Doyle was a civilian war correspondent for the Milwaukee Journal during World War II, covering the experiences of Wisconsin troops in the 32nd "Red Arrow" Division, an infantry division of the United States Army National Guard. The "Red Arrow" Division consisted mainly of soldiers from Wisconsin and Michigan.

SUBJECTS

Armed Forces

Botany

Land

Landforms

Men

Military art and science

Military camps

Military uniforms

Ocean

Officers

Outdoor photography

Persons

Portraits, Group

Seashore

Trees

Water

World War, 1939-1945

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This image is © copyrighted property of Journal Sentinel Inc. and is provided by the State Historical Society subject to contract.  Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of the Division of Library-Archives. It may not be sold or redistributed, copied or distributed as a photograph, electronic file, or any other media. The image should not be significantly altered through conventional or electronic means. Images altered beyond standard cropping and resizing require further negotiation with a staff member.

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