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Cpt. Pressley C. McInnes (Communications Officer, Carrollton, MS), Sgt. Victor Manzagal (Dearborn, MI), Cpl. Arthur B. Longbottom (Radio Op, Akron, OH), Cpl. Bill Sinesky (Radio Maintenance), Ralph J. Harliss (Charleston,…

Three images of a souvenir photo and its holder from the Derby Restaurant in San Francisco, California. T.Sgt. Leonard J. Lawson (Asst. Engineer), S.Sgt. Gerald A. Klein (Gunner-Mechanic), Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor (Radio Operator), and T. Sgt. Frederick…

One black and white photo of five American servicemen posing in from of the B-17 THE OLD MAN. They are, left to right:

E. ???dall, Jerry A. Heiss, Ken McFarran, Fred Kleinfelder.

There men were most likely the ground crew for THE OLD MAN, which…

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor, Sgt. Robert Leonard, and two unidentified colleagues posing at the American camp at Owi Island, NEI.

One black and white photo of nine American servicemen In front of the communications hut at the American camp at Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines. The improvised construction of headquarters buildings is evident in the canvas roof to the communications…

One black and and white photo of seven American servicemen celebrating New Year's Day, most likely of 1945 at Tacloban, Leyte, Philippines. The men are holding cans of beer, which most likely came from Australia. However, the large pots in the…

One black and white photo of Sgt. Robert Leonard in the residential section of the American camp at Owi Island, NEI. A residential tent, with its flaps open, is in the background.

One black and white photo of an unidentified American serviceman drawing water from the camp wash water well on Owi Island, NEI. As with all other American facilities at Owi Island, the well is very close to the ocean itself.

One black and white photo of Cpl. Arthur B. Longbottom and Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor in a hand-dug bomb shelter on Owi Island, NEI. The dugout shelter is surrounded by sandbags and topped by wooden planks covered by sand.

One black and white photo of, according to the hand-written caption, "Richards in [a] gas tank boat, on Owi Island, NEI. Gas tank boats, made from the spent ejectable fuel tanks of several aircraft, were common in American camps. The one in which…