Original poster entitled “Air Raid Wardens,” used to denote a group of local Office of Civilian Defense air raid wardens for Pasquotank County, NC, used in an Office of Civilian Defense parade held in Elizabeth City, NC, on July 4, 1942, during World War II. Participating in the parade were: J. K. Wilson, who served as the chief air raid warden for Pasquotank County; and J. H. LeRoy, who served as the commander of the Pasquotank County Civilian Defense [July 1942] [Poster sent with a description note from the Elizabeth City OCD that was removed during processing].
From North Carolina WWII Home Front Posters, WWII 11, WWII Papers, Military Collection, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.
Owner: State Archives of North Carolina
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