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  • Tags: World War II

Date: circa 1958
This manuscript by Aelyas Kassab is a history of the Kassab family and a biography of Aelyas' own life. It begins with Aelyas' grandfather Elyas Kassab, born in 1814, and traces the family through the nineteenth century; particular attention is paid…
Kassab_ Aelyas family history_Rwm.pdf

Date: circa 1940s
An American War Dads card that belonged to Philip Shehdan, son of Beshara Shehdan. Philip enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1945, as soon as he turned eighteen and graduated from high school.
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Date: 2001
The autobiography of Edward C. Saleeby, revised in 2001. It contains detailed reminiscences of his childhood, time serving in the United States military during World War II, and his marriage and children. In addition to covering Saleeby's own life,…
2001_EC Saleeby AutobiographywmR.pdf

Date: 1945
"The picture you just came from was taken in front of the 6th Division Hdqtrs PX, Tsingtao, China, in December, 1945. A young lieutenant then, Joe is now a Life Member of the Tarheel Detachment.
Zaytoun_Family_Joe1945.jpg

A photograph of a U.S. Navy Land Craft taken by Mitchell Baddour during his time serving in the US Navy.
baddour-mitch navy photo.jpg

caption: "U.S. Navy Landing Craft Aboard U.S. Navy LST [Note: Landing Ship, Tank]"

A photograph taken by Mitchell Baddour during his time serving in the US Navy.
baddour-mitch navy ship 2.jpg

Date: circa 1943
A snapshot of Joseph and Amelia Salem standing together outdoors, both dressed in military uniform. Joe was in Army intelligence and Amelia was in the Red Cross during World War II.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/uz00q4s1kb6t4e2/Salem2010-009 UniformStandingcrop_wm.jpg

Date: 1946
Facsimile of a portion of two documents presented to Mitchell Baddour, who was honorably discharged by the U.S. Navy in March 1946.
Baddour-navy certificate.jpg

Date: c. 1942
This photograph, identified as "Thelma [Knuckley]'s brother," depicts Stephen Joseph Knuckley during his World War II military service.
Zaytoun_Family_Thelmasbrother.jpg

Date: circa 1943
From Trey Matthews: "Joseph Safy, son of George Joseph and Susie Safy. Joseph was killed in action when his plane was shot down over Germany during WWII on 9 Sep 1944. He was interred in Lorraine American Cemetery in France."
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Mitchell David Baddour and friends of the United States Navy, all in uniform. Baddour is third from left.
Baddour-mitch navy.jpg

Date: Unknown
Edward "Pop Charlie" R. Habit Jr's placement on the roster of death provided by Chowan County. He was killed in action (KIA) at 18 years of age in the Invasion of Normandy, France during World War II.

Caption from [source]: “[B. 1926
D. 6.20.44…
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Date: Unknown
Belonged to Peter Joseph Shadroui
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