Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

ROTC at McCoy

image number:

P0027546

description:

This image appears on the cover of the September, 1950 Alumni magazine. The caption reads, "Tomorrow's officers- OTC cadets at Camp McCoy, Wis. (Left to right: Charles Lepper, Gene Fehr, Melvin Baird, Sam Thompson, Joseph Eaglin, and Army Sergeant Robert Gallagher). Military training was started on the campus in 1840 and ROTC in World War I. Since then a progressive military program has kept pace with the times. See page 3 (Photograph by Allan Graham).

date taken:

1950 July 12

film code:

Kodak - Safety 408

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

photographer studio:

Graham, Allan

donor image number:

50-1112

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Lepper, Charles

personal name:

Fehr, Gene

personal name:

Baird, Melvin

personal name:

Thompson, Sam

personal name:

Eaglin, Joseph

personal name:

Gallagher, Robert

location of individuals:

(L to R) Charles Lepper, Gene Fehr, Melvin Baird, Sam Thompson, Joseph Eaglin and Army Sergeant Robert Gallagher.

topic:

Soldiers

topic:

Uniforms

topic:

Tanks (Military science)

topic:

Teaching

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Military/ROTC

folder:

1949-1955