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A photo of Ms. Hope Sisson taken in Big Spring, Texas. Ms. Sisson is mentioned in the "Civilians I Have Met" seciton of 2nd Lt. Cason's diary. The two wrote occasionally after 2nd Lt. Cason's overseas deployment.

A photo of Ms. Carolyn Cordray taken in Jacksonville, Florida. Ms. Cordray is mentioned in the "Civilians I Have Met" section of 2nd Lt. Cason's diary. They met while 2nd Lt. Cason was stationed at Camp Blanding, Florida.

A photo of Ms. Ann Wynel Warren taken in Enterprise, Alabama. Ms. Warren is mentioned in the "Civilians I Have Met" seciton of 2nd Lt. Cason's diary in which he wrote, "We went together regularly for almost 3 mos. before she met the Off. who is now…

A photo of Ms. Alice Souza taken in Hollywood, California. Ms. Souza is mentioned in the "Civilians I Have Met" seciton of 2nd Lt. Cason's diary. 2nd Lt. Cason wrote that he met her in Long Beach while touring Los Angeles.

A photo of 2nd Lt. Orvis L. Cason with Patricia "Patsy" Gately at Pennant Hills Station, Sydney, Australia. This photo was taken during Lt. Cason's leave from 14 September-26 September 1944.

A photo of 2nd Lt. Orvis L. Cason in front of HEAVENLY BODY following a 14 October 1944 mission against the Japanese-held oil reservoirs near Balikpapan, Borneo.

A photo of Bob Shanley, and another unidentified serviceman, relaxing on a Nadzab beach. Behind Shanley is a spent P-38 drop tank that servicemen would retrofit and use as a small boat.

A photo of Lts. George Weston and Orvis L. Cason, with Marge Rogan and Patsy Gately, while on leave in Sydney, Australia.

A photo of 2nd Lt. Orvis L. Cason in official dress uniform while on leave in Sydney, Australia.

An official Army Leave Pass issued to 2nd Lt. Orvis L. Cason for a 12 day leave in Sydney, Australia.