WWII 193.B1.F8.7

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Snapshot of a Korean woman with a baby strapped to her back, as she was coming into the U.S. Army camp area for the Headquarters Battery, 53rd Field Artillery Battalion, 6th Division, in Masan, Korea, after World War II. The woman was picking dandelion greens for food. The building in the background to the right was to be the future Red Cross building at the camp. Photograph taken by or collected by Joseph J. Heller Jr. of the Headquarters Battery of the 53rd Field Artillery Battalion, while he was stationed in Korea with the U.S. Army of Occupation between 1945 and 1946 (undated).

From John J. Heller Jr. Papers, WWII 193, WWII Papers, Military Collection, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.

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