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Three images of a Motor Vehicle Operator's Permit issued to Pfc. Gordon F. Bavor at Chanute Field, Illnois. This permit allowed Pfc. Bavor to drive a passenger car and light cargo truck.

One black and white photo of the interior of a residential barrack at Kearns Army Airfield, Kearns, Utah. The structure contains between 24 and 30 bunks with a wood-burning upright stove on each end for warmth. Several servicemen are visible, one…

One black and white photo of five unidentified American servicemen and two nurses in front of a medical facility at Chanute Field, Rantoul, Illinois.

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor, in hospital dress, in front of a Chanute Field medical facility. The reason for Sgt. Bavor's hospitalization is unknown.

One black and photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor and his sister Grace in Bloomington, Illinois. While the date is unknown, Grace visited Gordon while he was training at Chanute Field, Rantoul, Illinois. The bridge on which the Bavors are standing was a…

One black and white photo of a row of barracks at Chanute Field, Rantoul, Illinois.

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor standing next to a World War I-era cannon in Bloomington, Illinois. Sgt. Bavor and many of his colleagues would visit Bloomington during leaves while training at Chanute Field in Rantoul, Illinois.

Two black and white photos taken from a troop train as it passed through the Rocky Mountains enroute to Kearns Army Airfield, Utah.

While not confirmed, the photos likely were taken as the troop train passed through Glenwood Canyon near the…

One black and white photo of a small, snow-covered town from a train bound for Kearns Army Airfield, Utah.

One black and white photo of the view From a troop train bound for Kearns Army Airfield, Utah. While not confirmed, the photo was likely taken on the western slope of Colorado after emerging from the Rocky Mountains.