[Photograph 2012.201.B0230.0107]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. L. O. Tatum son of Mrs. Lillie Sorrell, (Hugo,) received the Purple Heart recently for meritorious service and wounds he suffered in Italy, but what pleased the Hugo soldier more than the award was the fact that his battalion commander, Col. Clarence B. Cochran, Okemah, made the presentation."

Creator(s): Unknown
Creation Date: February 23, 1944
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 4
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Creator:
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Date(s):
  • Creation: February 23, 1944
Coverage:
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
February 23, 1944
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Sgt. L. O. Tatum son of Mrs. Lillie Sorrell, (Hugo,) received the Purple Heart recently for meritorious service and wounds he suffered in Italy, but what pleased the Hugo soldier more than the award was the fact that his battalion commander, Col. Clarence B. Cochran, Okemah, made the presentation."

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PublishDate: O-2-23-44

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Credit: Daily Oklahoman

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Cochran Clarence B (Lt. Col.) | Okemah | U.S. Army | Daily Oklahoman photographs
Source: "Hugo Soldier Honored", Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 02-23-44
Added Title: Hugo Soldier Honored
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0230.0107
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc195799
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image