Soldiers, North Yarmouth, 1942

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Soldiers, North Yarmouth, 1942

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Three soldiers stationed in Maine during World War II.

On the reverse is written, "With best wishes to all, Dawson H. Carney, William G. Scott, 1942. This photograph was taken in front of the Arthur Atkins farm in North Yarmouth. The soldiers were stationed at the Grand Trunk Railroad bridge over the Royal River that cut through Atkin's farm. Bridge was guarded 24 hours a day. House, barn, and bridge are still there today."

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About This Item

  • Title: Soldiers, North Yarmouth, 1942
  • Creation Date: 1942
  • Subject Date: 1942
  • Town: North Yarmouth
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 18 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. S-5695
  • Collection: Black soldiers in North Yarmouth photographs
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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