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Title
Mobile Dental Unit publicity photo with truck
Creator
Williams, Hanson A., Jr., 1928-2009
Date Created and/or Issued
1952-03-29
Publication Information
Pepperdine University Libraries
The Korean War Photography of Hanson A. Williams, Jr. [digital resource], Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives
Contributing Institution
Pepperdine University, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection
The Korean War Photography of Hanson A. Williams, Jr
Rights Information
Copyright to photographs in this collection is retained by Pepperdine University. Images are intended for educational and research use, and may be used for non-commercial purposes with appropriate attribution. Organizations and individuals seeking to use images for publication should contact Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives.
Description
Williams shot this image of the Mobile Dental Unit while on assignment. "The Fighting 668" and "Snoopy" are painted on the side of the truck. On reverse: U.S. Army Photo, 29 March 52. The crew of the "Mobile Dental Unit" (668th HQ Andong) plot their tour in Korea. (L to R) PFC Willie E Silva (Dos Plas Calif) Dr Herman L Bosboom (DDS) Miss Che-In-Suk and Yu Byung Tue (House Boy). This is the first dental lab of its kind. It has been in operation since Feb 12, 1952 which is now at 8189th Sig SV CO Taegu, Korea.
complete;
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
wil01106.tif
http://cdm15730.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15730coll5/id/1072
Subject
Military life
Military personnel
War
Dentistry
Mobile health units
Trucks
Korean War, 1950-1953
Korea (South)
Source
Black and white photographic print, 4 x 5 inches;
Relation
The Korean War Photography of Hanson A. Williams, Jr
Sub-series 1.3: Military

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