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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 Marie Charlotte tending the garden and Francis Charles Bavor taking her photo at the family home in Cleveland, Ohio.

One black and white photo of Grace Marie Bavor, sister of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor at the family home in Cleveland, Ohio. This photo was taken in May-June 1945 while Sgt. Bavor was on furlough after returning home from the SW Pacific.

Two black and white photos of the Bavor Family at their Home in Cleveland, Ohio.

The first photo shows, left to right, Sgt. Bavor's mother, Marie Charlotte, his father Francis Charles, his sister Grace Marie, and Sgt. Bavor himself.

The second…

Two black and white photos of a young woman named Elaine, whom Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor's widow Betty Bavor identified as a former girlfriend of her husband. The photos were most likely taken in the Cleveland area when Sgt. Bavor was home on furlough in…

Three black and white photos of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor and an unidentified friend relaxing at the beach. The date on the back of the photo, placing it in May-June 1945 while Sgt. Bavor was on furlough, inidcates that the beach was most likely in…

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor with an unidentified woman, most likely a date, near Chanute Field (either Rantoul, Illinois, or a nearby city such as Bloomington or Champaign).

The railing of the bridge on which the couple are…

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor posing in front of the family car while on furlough at his parents home in Cleveland, Ohio.

The hand written caption on the back of the photo (also viewable) reads:

"Myself next to the family…

An unedited transcription of the log of T.Sgt. Frank D. Brumm, along with approximately a dozen primary source document including photos, telegrams, newspapers, maps, and official government documents.

T.Sgt. Brumm was on the B-24 "42-47483" with…

An approximately 230-page biography of 1st Lt. Ervin N. Miskin. The manuscript is broken in three parts. Ervin N. Miskin, Pilot, is a narrative biography of the 1st Lt. Miskin's life, the majority of which addresses his time in the military. The…