Creator

Unknown

Date

1942

Creation Date

2008-06-13

Description

Black & White photograph montage of various shots of the United States Eighth Army Air Force, circa 1942. Adolphe Jean Menjou (February 18, 1890–October 29, 1963) poses with servicemen and an American Red Cross volunteer at a social activity in the top left image. Several of the images show USAAF and Royal Air Force servicemen relaxing at a Red Cross club and canteen. In the mddle right image, servicemen are lined up at an American Red Cross Clubmobile to get coffee and donuts.

Digital Collection

Arnold Clayton Watkins World War II Photograph Collection, 1942-1945

Collection Number

SpC MS 0006

Finding Aid

https://digitalcommons.pittstate.edu/fa/3/

Object Type

Photograph

Image Format

Still Image

Location

Europe;

Publisher Digital

Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections

Notes

Pittsburg State University, Special Collections, 6, Watkins, Arnold Clayton, Envelope 7, 08. Contributed by Joan F. Watkins.

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Keywords

World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American--Photographs; United States. Army Air Forces--History--Photographs; Soldiers--United States--Photographs; Soldiers--Great Britain--Photographs; Great Britain. Royal Air Force--Photographs; World War, 1939-1945--War work--Red Cross--Photographs; American National Red Cross--Photographs; World War, 1939-1945--Women--Photographs; Canteens (Establishments)--Photographs; Menjou, Adolphe, 1890-1963--Photographs; Soldiers--Recreation--United States--Photographs

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