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Name World War II
Archives Entries 27
Library Entries 13
Object Entries 25
Photograph Entries 86

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Image of American Red Cross service recognition certificate -

American Red Cross service recognition certificate -

Certificate presented to Margie Helm in recognition of service in World War II; American National Red Cross, Bowling Green-Warren Co. Chapter (N.D) 21.6 x 28 cm.

Image of American Red Cross World War II service recognition certificate -

American Red Cross World War II service recognition certificate -

American National Red Cross to Mrs. Marie Supplee in recognition of meritorious personal service performed in behalf of the nation, her armed forces, and suffering humanity in the Second World War. Signed by Louisville, Kentucky Chapter Chairman Wallace M. Davis, President Harry S Truman and the Red Cross Chairman. 21.4 x 28 cm.

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American Red Cross World War II service recognition certificate -

American National Red Cross to Grace Mansfield in recognition of meritorious personal service performed in behalf of the nation, her armed forces, and suffering humanity in the Second World War. Signed by Bowling Green-Warren County, Kentucky Chapter Chairman Jo T. Orendorf, President Harry S Truman and the Red Cross Chairman. 21.4 x 28 cm.

Image of Consumer Declaration Processed Foods and Coffee - United States of America Office of Price Administration

Consumer Declaration Processed Foods and Coffee - United States of America Office of Price Administration

Consumer Declaration of Processed Foods and Coffee ration form, United States of America, Office of Price Administration, 1943. 26.6 x 11.4 cm. (folded)

Image of Army Hit Kit of Popular Songs - Special Service Division Army Services Forces

Army Hit Kit of Popular Songs - Special Service Division Army Services Forces

Army Hit Kit of Popular Songs handbill, Issued monthly by Special Service Division Army Service Forces, U.S. Army. August, 1943. 13.4 x 9 cm. (folded)

Image of Ready for Battle? - Service Commission National Lutheran Council

Ready for Battle? - Service Commission National Lutheran Council

"Ready for Battle?" handbill by N. Everett Hedeen, distributed by the Service Commission, National Lutheran Council, no date. 13.6 x 8.8 cm. (folded)

Image of General information concerning food rationing in Switzerland, Export restrictions when leaving the country, a.s.o. - Territorial Service of The Swiss Army

General information concerning food rationing in Switzerland, Export restrictions when leaving the country, a.s.o. - Territorial Service of The Swiss Army

Important Information for Members of the U.S. Armed Forces on Leave in Switzerland handbill, "General information concerning food rationing in Switzerland, Export restrictions when leaving the country, a.s.o." Published by the Territorial Service of the Swiss Army, Approved by the U.S. Liason Officers at Berne, Lt.-Col. Cortese and Major Lewis. No date. 8 pages. 18.1 x 12 cm. (folded)

Image of World War II - Greene, Edward

World War II - Greene, Edward

Information kept for a scrapbook (but never affixed) regarding Edward Greene who served in Motor Transportation Service in Iran from December, 1942 to December, 1944. Includes army orders, army separation record, letters of recommendation, Christmas cards, etc. Also includes military and civil photos. Cartoons have been photocopied because orginals were so fragile. There are 6 volumes of a magazine Yank and a newspaper United States Army Dispatch, published by the Persian Gulf Service Command.

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[War Ration Books] -

4 War Ration Books belonging to Betty Lee Cloud, United States of America Office of Price Administration, 1943. 10.6 x 14.3 cm. (folded)

Image of But I Am At Attention - C. T. Army Comics

But I Am At Attention - C. T. Army Comics

Humorous Army Postcard, "But I Am At Attention, Sir - It's my uniform that's at ease."

Image of WW II Sailor Poster -

WW II Sailor Poster -

World War Two sailor poster, captioned "If you tell where he's going...he may never get there!" U.S. Government Printing Office, Office of War Information

Image of The American National Red Cross -

The American National Red Cross -

Certificate presented to Mrs. Will J. Potter in recognition of meritorious personal service performed in behalf of the nation, her armed forces, and suffering humanity in the Second World War. No Date. 21.5 x 27.5 cm.

Image of Kentuckians and WWII -

Kentuckians and WWII -

Kentuckians and WWII, "Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition," Old State Capitol. Frankfort, KY. 71 x 51 cm.

Image of While You Are Away - World War II Poster -

While You Are Away - World War II Poster -

This piece of World War II German propaganda was dropped from airplanes over England; it derided the American soldier as a "handsome brute" who was "lease lending" British women. His scandals were the talk of "all England." 20.5 x 14.5 cm

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152nd Tactical Reconnaissance Squad F -

Please help identify the people listed on this poster, send an email with any information to klmref@wku.edu or Phone (270) 745-6092 This hand drawn poster is signed by the following men: Raymond Goster, Aaron Kanner, Albert Lopes, George May, Luther Davis, Otto Maiar, Starlin Morris, Ed Perrs, Clayton Spencer, "Axle Rod" Erickson, Ambrose La Pieffe, Ralph Hayes, James Hooten, Ambrose LaPieffe, Ralph Hayes, James Hooten, John Estherton, Leonard Babb, Thomas Griffin, Daniel Schuier, Carl McKinney, Joe Gentile, Ed Rainbot, Ed Kendgrove, H. LaSalle, Charles Pydall, Dick Horton, Raymond Nolan, Frank McAplin, Billy Waggoner, Spencer Brown, Joseph Donahue, Harold Greene, Anthony Bastore, J. H. Ash

Image of Contact! A picture magazine dedicated to our members in the Armed Forces - First Baptist Church, Williamsburg, Ky.

Contact! A picture magazine dedicated to our members in the Armed Forces - First Baptist Church, Williamsburg, Ky.

Picture magazine created for the men and women serving in the military during World War II who were members of First Baptist Church, Williamsburg, Ky. Includes photographs and addresses of the military personnel, a message from Pastor Herbert C. Gabhart, and photographs of the members of First Baptist-Williamsburg in attendance on April 9, 1941; of the church sanctuary; of local buildings; of Cumberland College, of Cumberland Falls, a birdseye view of Williamsburg and of the side of the Williamsburg Clothing Building which listed over 1500 names of Whitley County World War II veterans. One page provides the news from the church.

Image of Belgium Postcard Set -

Belgium Postcard Set -

Comical postcard set from Brussels, Belgium with French text; WWII era. Card numbers; 10, 13, 17, 23, 25, 27, 29, 30, 32, and 33. Postcard number 32 is still attached to original holder. The cards show an elderly woman, Catholic nuns, tourists, young girls, obese women, elderly men, show girls, and drinking men. 9 x 14 cm

Image of A Pledge of Democracy -

A Pledge of Democracy -

Coupon for requesting a "Subscription for the Purchase of Extra War Savings Bonds." This was sent by the War Activities Committee. 15 x 13 cm.

Image of 1945 Red Cross Window Sticker -

1945 Red Cross Window Sticker -

1945 Red Cross window sticker with dark blue background and a white flag with the Red Cross emblem on it. 10.1 x 10.1cm.

Image of Bowling Green, Kentucky Soldiers -

Bowling Green, Kentucky Soldiers -

Real photo postcard showing Bowling Green, Kentucky soldiers from World War II parading around the Square. They are shown marching up State Street in front of the Helm Hotel, Fletcher Drug Company, B.F. Mower Liquors and the Houchens Market. Please help identify the persons in this postcard, send information using the feedback button or by calling 270-745-5083. 14 x 8 cm.