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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:     This series contains cards that were assembled by the Military Dept. and used as a central file to track the military casualties from Florida during World War II.  Each card has the name, rank, and last known home town 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, the same format was used to list those persons who were listed as missing or those confirmed as prisoners of war.
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Subject Access Fields: World War, 1939-1945.
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