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War Correspondents Socializing

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DESCRIPTION

A group of war correspondents enjoy a beverage together at Port Moresby, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). They are dressed in uniform. Identified (left to right) Geoffrey Reading, Sydney Daily Mirror; Dean Schedler, Associated Press; E.R. Noderer, Chicago Tribune; George Johnston, Melbourne Argus; Colonel Vial, Australian Imperial Forces Intelligence; Robert Doyle, Milwaukee Journal and Lieutenant Colonel George Fenton, Australian Imperial Forces Press Relations Officer.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 100946

Creation Date: 1942-11-01 

Creator Name: Unknown

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

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: M99-114, box 7, fldr 7/1

Original Dimensions: 4.625 x 3.625 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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.

For another image captured the same day of more correspondents, see Image ID: 100888.

SUBJECTS

Architecture

Buildings

Cigarettes

Clothing and dress

Domestic life

Drinking of alcoholic beverages

Eyeglasses

Hairstyles

Indoor photography

Industries

Men

Military art and science

Military bases

Military uniforms

Moustache

Persons

Recreation

Relaxation

Smoking

Social problems

Tableware

World War, 1939-1945

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