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Off Limits to All Troops

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DESCRIPTION

Seven Lieutenant nurses from Wisconsin pose with a Lieutenant Colonel from Illinois behind a sign that declares "Off Limits To All Troops." Names (left to right, standing) are Lieutenant Marie Kuenzi of Beaver Dam, Lieutenant Colonel Max C. Ehrlich of Chicago, Lieutenant Marianna Brown of Beloit, Lieutenant Phyllis Koll of Milwaukee, Lieutenant Doris Gregory of Shorewood, and Lieutenant Geraldine Buergin of Madison. Seated (left to right) are Lieutenant Doris Grube of Kenosha and Lieutenant Muriel Cannon of Ellsworth. Buildings and palm trees are in the background. The location is on Milne Bay, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea).

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 99995

Creation Date: 1943-12-05 

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 16, neg 1609

Original Dimensions: 2.375 x 2.375 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This image was published in the Milwaukee Journal on December 28th, 1943. The image and article appear on page 107 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

Buildings

Clothing and dress

Eyeglasses

Hairstyles

Hats

Men

Military art and science

Military uniforms

Officers

Outdoor photography

Persons

Portraits, Group

Signs and signboards

Signs and symbols

Trees

Uniforms

Women

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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