KP Duty, Fred Hill

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Item Details

Title

KP Duty, Fred Hill

Subject

Military life
Military unforms
Hill, Fred

Description

"Fred Hill, Sergeant, on KP" From "Darkroom Soldier": "New Guinea KP. Sometime during the summer of 1944, Martha delivered this photo and caption information to her local newspaper: 'Stationed with a photo reconaissance group of the Army Air Force is Sgt. Frederick H. Hill celebrating his 24th birthday July 11 'somewhere in New Guinea.' He describes the above pose as 'pulling KP,' which occurs often. His wife, the former Martha Simonson, is working at Boeing plant and residing with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. P.H. Simonson of 815 South Pine Street. Sgt. Hill is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lynn E. Hill of La Grande, Ore." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Anonymous

Date

1944-07

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

2010.1.316

Spatial Coverage

Biak, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

Position: 1533 (3 views)