Fred Hill, Latrine Assembly

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Item Details

Title

Fred Hill, Latrine Assembly

Subject

Military life
Hill, Fred

Description

"Fred Hill - Carpenter - cutting Latrine seat holes" "Carpenter' Fred Hill, building 8-hole latrine box to take to Leyte - square holes" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Latrine Carpenter. Fred Hill reported to Martha that at least ten men worked eight days and used 288 sticks of dynamite to blast the holes for the officers' latrine out of solid coral. Here, he saws out the square seats." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Anonymous

Date

8/8/1944

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.1390

Spatial Coverage

Biak, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

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