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Handwritten personal accounts of military experiences inscribed in a standard-issue personal record book issued to World War II servicemen.

A detailed listing of every mission flown by 2nd Lt. Cason. The entries include flight time, target, date, number of bombs dropped, and in many cases, notes about the effectiveness of the mission.

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 2nd Lt. Cason overseeing the unpacking of SWAMP ANGEL.

An order from Lt. Gen. George C. Kinney listing the officers and enlisted men, including S.Sgt. Douglas Flack, that were to receive the Air Medal and/or the Oak-Leaf Clusters and the missions for which they were decorated.

A comprehensive record of flights completed by S.Sgt. Douglas Flack between 1 February 1945 and 1 August 1945. The listing includes date, flight time, and aircraft type.

Official listing of missions flown by S.Sgt. Douglas Flack.

An order from Lt. Gen. George C. Kinney listing the officers and enlisted men, including S.Sgt. Douglas Flack, that were to receive the Air Medal and/or the Oak-Leaf Clusters and the missions for which they were decorated.

Eight black and white photos of unidentified American ground crews at Leyte, Philippines and a B-24 on a mission.

Six black and white photos of B-24s in flight on, according to S.Sgt. Douglas Flack, a mission from Leyte.

The second photo in the first column shows B-24 #42-109863 which crashed on the runway at, depending on conflicting sources, Owi Island or…