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Record Group Number: 000171
Series/Collection Number: .S 1432
Creator: Florida. Military Dept.
Title, Dates: World War II casualty card files, 1950.
Amount: 1.00 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Subdivided into (1) Dead, arranged alphabetically by county and then by last name; and (2) Missing or prisoner, arranged alphabetically by county and then by last name.
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Summary:     The series consists of information cards that the Florida Military Department assembled and maintained as a central file to track military casualties from Florida during World War II. Each card has the name, rank, and last known hometown of each casualty. Also included is information as to how the service member died (i.e., battle death, sickness, accident, etc.), the location by theater of action (i.e., European, African, South Pacific, etc.), and the authority for listing the casualty. In addition, there are cards for persons listed as missing or those confirmed as prisoners of war.

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Subject Access Fields: Casualties, War
World War, 1939-1945.
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