Motor Pool Dispatchers Sergeant Alex Petro of Racine, Wisconsin, and Sergeant Joe Nicolazzi of Kenosha, Wisconsin, chat while waiting for their clothing at the Rough Raider Squadron Laundry located near Port Moresby, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Sergeant Nicolazzi has an Army Air Corp patch on his shoulder and a sailor hat on his head. They are standing behind a washing "barrel" run by a pulley and belt.
Image ID: 99955
Creation Date: 1943-11-30
Creator Name: Doyle, Robert
Collection Name: Doyle, Robert. Papers : 1935-1974, 1995
Original Format Type: negative, duplicate
Original Format Number: M99-114, box 8, roll 15, neg 1504
Original Dimensions: 2.375 x 2.375 inches
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.
Clothing and dress
Food industry and trade
Laundries (rooms and spaces)
Military art and science
World War, 1939-1945
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