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VA Hospital vets
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Veterans who were injured in World War I are shown at the VA Hospital at Sawtelle on June 16, 1936, smiling when they received their bonus payment. Left to right, Elwood A. Anderson, Sergeant Charles E. Gobeil, who identified the disabled veterans for the postman, Lucien L. Huffins, Postman E. R. Adams, and Harvey H. Meyers. The veterans at the home held a joyous assembly to celebrate the receipt of their compensation. Marvin A. Harlan, national commander of the Disabled American Veterans of the World War, counseled them to use their bonus funds wisely. The veterans at the home are being protected against the designs of the unscrupulous.
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1991
Veterans Administration Medical Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Disabled American Veterans
Soldiers' homes--California--Los Angeles
Hospitals--California--Westwood (Los Angeles)
Veterans' hospitals--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Veterans--United States
Westwood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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