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Marine Women's Reserve Thanksgiving
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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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Members of the U. S. Marine Corps Women's Reserve landed at the Thanksgiving dinner table on November 25, 1943, and immediately had the turkey situation well in hand. Sgt. Dorothy Brown, a Los Angeles girl, right, is pictured above dishing out "seconds" to Sgt. Erma Schied of San Francisco, left, while Sgt. Kay Wilson of Lexington, Mass., eagerly awaits her turn.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2194.
World War, 1939-1945
Dinners and dining--California--Los Angeles
Thanksgiving Day--California--Los Angeles
Armed Forces
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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