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Five arrested in gang death, view 2
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Pictured are suspects in an alleged gang shooting that took place at the home of Joe Gonzalez, 1441 Playground Street where a wedding shower was being held.From from left to right, Arthur Mendoza, Edward Hernandez, Genaro Juarez, John Montez, Pvt. Joe V. Olivas, Marine. Gonzales claimed that after he ordered Hernandez and Mendoza to leave, they returned with the other suspects and Virginia Morales. A melee ensued which lead to the shooting death of Felix Miramonte, 15, and the injuries of Marco Cano, 17, and Edmond A. Mendoza, 17. Photograph dated November 25, 1942.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
He box 9710
Olivas, Joe V
Juarez, Genaro
Mendoza, Arthur
Hernandez, Edward
Montez, John
Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles
Murder--California--Los Angeles
Clothing and dress--California--Los Angeles
Gangs--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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