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World War II Veterans Tribute Books

Shortly after World War II, many branches of the Veterans of Foreign Wars published county-specific tribute books, honoring the veterans from their county who fought in the war. The books include photo tributes, service records, and family relationships.


Men and Women in Armed Forces in World War II From Angelina County

Men and Women in Armed Forces in World War II From Angelina County

A 190-page photo tribute book dedicated to the men and women of Angelina County, Texas, who served the military forces during World War II, published by the Veterans of Foreign Wars in about 1945. Includes the names, photographs, war time experiences, and the family relations of veterans.

Men and Women in Armed Forces in World War II From Nacogdoches County

Men and Women in Armed Forces in World War II From Nacogdoches County

A 112-page photo tribute book dedicated to the men and women of Nacogdoches County, Texas, who served the military forces during World War II, published by the Veterans of Foreign Wars in about 1945. It includes the names, photographs, war time experiences, and the family relations of veterans.