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Army Brothers

Date: 1943 

Description: A rickety ladder serves (Sergeant) Technician 4th Grade John Duray (left), and his brother, Staff Sergeant Isador Duray, both of Elkhorn, Wisconsin, in the...

Date: 1942 

Description: Two soldiers sit and talk in Panama as one of them cleans his weapons. One man is sitting on a bed holding a machete and cleaning it with a towel. Next to...

Date: 1944-01-11 

Description: A soldier is standing on the ramp leading to the camp toilet suspended over the water, with a roll of toilet paper sitting on the edge. On the right is a w...

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Holiday card showing a military camp with three soldiers standing together gazing at the Christmas star. Two tents are pitched under two trees on the shore...

Date: 1944-01-22 

Description: An outdoor kitchen scene at the military camp at Saidor, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Soldiers from the 121st Field Artillery Battalion are l...

Date: 1942-07 

Description: Two soldiers from the 14th Infantry work among lumber in Panama. One man wearing a hat squats on top of a pile of lumber while holding a hammer. Another sh...

Date: 1861 

Description: Encampments colored. Inset: Leesburg to Harpers Ferry.

Date: 1942 

Description: A soldier wearing fatigues in a "wiki-up", or place to sleep during patrol, in a jungle in Panama. The man is in a hammock which also has a mosquito net. H...

Date: 1944-01-11 

Description: War correspondent Murlin Spencer of Associated Press is loaded down with his gear as he prepares to leave Dreger Harbor for Cape Gloucester, New Guinea (pr...

Date: 1945-02 

Description: Private Winnie L. Cockrell, a carpenter from the United States Marine Corps Women's Reserve, at the Mauna Loa Ridge encampment in Honolulu. Cockrell is wea...

Photograph

Wisconsin Heroes

Date: 1943-07-23 

Description: Wisconsin heroes in the Papuan campaign, a group of five award recipients at Camp Cable, near Brisbane, Australia. Left to right are Staff Sergeant Milan M...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Quite possibly this is the "View of the Dining Tent" listed in the "Centennial Views of the City of Madison, July 4th, 1876. Views of Chicago Light Guard"...

Photograph

Boys Peeling Yams

Date: 1943-08-12 

Description: Two indigenous boys peel yams on Kiriwina Island, in the Solomon Sea, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea).

Date: 1943-08-20 

Description: Four soldiers from Wisconsin look at a cat held by an indigenous man on Kiriwina Island in the Solomon Sea, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Name...

Date: 1943-08-16 

Description: Five indigenous workers balance on timbers while building the framing for a roof on Kiriwina Island in the Solomon Sea, New Guinea (present day Papua New G...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of a camp scene. Tents are pitched in rows with roads in between. Soldiers walk along the roads. Two soldiers si...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A rough sketch of Camp Judas, the 12th Regiment's first bivouac under Colonel George E. Bryant.

Date: 1943-07 ca.

Description: Gag photo of Robert Doyle with his head seemingly sticking out of a box. Above the box is a sign that reads: "TRASH BOX." The box and sign are attached to...

Date: 1943-10-24 

Description: Three officers of General Walter Krueger's staff stand on a log in front of a swimming hole located on Goodenough Island, in the Solomon Sea, New Guinea (p...

Photograph

Wisconsin Soldier

Date: 1943-07-26 

Description: Master Sergeant William (Hub) Gilligan of Camp Douglas, Wisconsin, poses for a photo at Camp Cable, near Brisbane, Australia. Gilligan is a chief clerk of...

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