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Many of the photos had inscriptions on the back, the text is shown within quotes when appropriate

"Morgan, Smetly, Freddie"
[none can be identified further]

Johnny, Joe, Joe Dente
the first two names are unknown

"One of my Buddies, Joe Dente"

"Johnny + Joseph
in front of Vinnie's quarters"

[Joseph is Favela but Johnny and Vinnie are unknowns]

Joe Favela
[photographer's stamp indicates it was taken in the 9th Arrondissement, i.e., Right Bank, of Paris

Home Again
Jan 4 1946, Dallas TX
l-r] James Cureton, and Joe Favela with two unidentified men

Years Later
[sitting, l-r] Steve Uhrin, Bob Abraham, [James?] Christianson, Dan Manning, Howard Brooks

[standing] "Fredericks" [George A. Frederick?], Virgil McGuire

September 1985 Reunion, Los Angeles, CA
[sitting, l-r]
Donald Sloan, Raymond O'Connell, Bob Abraham, Lester B. Cooper, Jams O. Brown, John Gonzales, James Rankin
Joe Favela, Virgil McGuire, Charles Paradise, John Sweet, Edwin Luczaj, Steve Uhrin, Lyle Smith, Harry Hudec, [Gerald?] Beach, Harry Kennedy, Zig Boroughs

Loss Of A Leader
Lt. General "Jumping Jim" Gavin died on 23 February 1990 and, like so many others who had served under the general, Joe Favela wrote to his family to express sympathy.  This note of acknowledgement came to Joe as a result.


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