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Admires new stripes
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated April 12, 1957 reads, "Jesse James Kokensparger of Pacoima proudly holds set of staff sergeant stripes for Orlanda Munyon, Miss Panorama City, to see. Sgt. Kokensparger gained rating by enlisting in Air Reserve at Van Nuys Air Reserve Center. Former service personnel are eligible for reserves and in many cases can enlist at same grade held at time of discharge."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Van Nuys Air Reserve Center
United States.--Air Force Reserve
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Armed Forces--Reserves
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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