Pfc. Leonard Parks, North Yarmouth, 1942

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Pfc. Leonard Parks, North Yarmouth, 1942

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Pfc. Leonard Parks, center, Pvt. Arthur Williams, and Pvt. Richard Sullivan stood on duty in 1942.

In North Yarmouth, the army stationed the soldiers at Dunns' Corner. They were charged with guarding the Royal River Grand Trunk Railroad Bridge, which provided an important connection between Maine and Canada.

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  • Title: Pfc. Leonard Parks, North Yarmouth, 1942
  • Creation Date: 1942
  • Subject Date: 1942
  • Location: North Yarmouth, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 18 cm x 13 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. S-5695 Misc. Box 137/1
  • Collection: Black soldiers in North Yarmouth photographs
  • Object Type: Image

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