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ROTC Army

Thompson, Ralph R
Format
Online; Still Image
Type
Black-and-White Photographs
Date Created
1956-05-13
Description
Notation on back, "Mayor Sol B. Weinberg (in dark suit) hands to Lieutenant Colonel Norman S. Slater, professor of military science and tactics for the Army ROTC at the University of Virginia, a copy of his proclamation urging the people of Charlottesville to observe Armed Forces Day on May 19. Present during the cermony were (left to right) Captain C.R. Martin, U.S. Marine Corps; Captain Richard W. Smith, of the University's Naval ROTC; Weinberg; Colonel Slater; Colonel Earl R. Tash, of the University's Air Force ROTC; and Lieutenant Commander Robert F. Lyle, U.S. Naval Reserve. Eight University of Virginia Army, Navy and Air Force units will be among those in the parade down Charlottesville's Main Street in the afternoon of May 19."
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints01763
Call Number
RG-30/1/10.011
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