WORLD WAR II
John M. Dowlaszewicz

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Collection Winnebago County Historical Commission
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Description Gelatin print of John M. Dowlaszewicz.
Year Range from 1941
Event World War II
Year range to 1942
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Bust view of John M. Dowlaszewicz. He is wearing a service uniform and hat.
John M. Dowlaszewicz was born March 9, 1920 in Oshkosh, WI, the son of Louis J. and Rose Dowlaszewicz. He graduated from Oshkosh High School in January 1939. He was working for the Oshkosh Trunk Company when he enlisted in the army on September 23, 1941. He trained at Fort Sheridan, IL and was sent to the quartermaster school at Fort Francis Warren, Wyoming and Camp Robinson, Arkansas. He left for overseas duty on November 1, 1942. He served in the North African Campaign, Sicily, and at Anzio, Italy. He died of wounds received in battle on February 9, 1944.
Object ID P2005.20.76
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Dowlaszewicz, John M.
Print size 5" x 7"
Subjects Portrait photographs
Male
World War II
Casualties
United States Army
European Theater of Operations
Title John M. Dowlaszewicz
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