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Title
"Los Angeles' own"--the 160th U.S. Infantry
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1945
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
14 different views (including coat-of-arms). "Los Angeles' own"--a fitting title, bestowed by the official proclamation of the Mayor of Los Angeles on a regiment whose intimate association with the city's history is set forth, symbolically, in the regiment coat-of-arms sketched herewith. The five "gunstones" in this coat-of-arms represent the five designations of the regiment from first to last: The Los Angeles Guard, the Eagle Corps, the Seventh Regiment, the Ninth Infanty, and the 100th Infantry, "Los Angeles' Own." The crest is that prescribed for the National Guard organizations of California.
Type
Image
Format
14 photographs:b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00045359
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 1991.
CARL0000049284
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/15706
Subject
Soldiers--California--Los Angeles
Military uniforms--California--Los Angeles
Armed Forces--Officers
United States--National Guard
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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