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"Like father like son" came to pass at Fort Benning this week when two sets of fathers and sons were accepted for Army Service at the induction station.

Image ID: 1260311

"Like father like son" came to pass at Fort Benning this week when two sets of fathers and sons were accepted for Army S...  [[Induction station officer swearing in African American fath...]

Image Details

Image Title

:  "Like father like son" came to pass at Fort Benning this week when two sets of fathers and sons were accepted for Army Service at the induction station.

Alternate Title

: [Induction station officer swearing in African American fathers and sons.]

Creator

: United States. Army. Signal Corps -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.

Notes

: Shcomburg copy negative # : SC-CN-83-0044 ; Caption on back: "Like father like son" came to pass at Fort Benning this week when two sets of fathers and sons were accepted for Army Service at the induction station; Here is Lt. [Lieutenant] William F. Ryles, induction station officer swearing in the fathers and sons; [From left to right] the new soldiers are : George Palmer, his son, Tommy Palmer; Lee T. Watts R., and Lee T. Watts, Jr.."

Source

: Military. / World War II / United States. Army; Stateside activities.

Source Description

: 3531 items (9.9 lin. ft., 39 boxes)

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Photographs and Prints Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc Photo Military

Digital ID

: 1260311

Record ID

: 612728

Digital Item Published

: 4-29-2005; updated 1-20-2012

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