Gallery: Memories of World War II
Jan. 07, 2009 @ 01:44 PM
The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ushered the United States into World War II on Dec. 7, 1941. It changed the lives of millions of Americans who put on their country's uniform and went into battle.
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Photo courtesy of Bob and Patty Culp
Huntington East High School majorettes -- the school's first set -- pose on the steps of City Hall on V-E Day, May 8, 1945, as they celebrate the end of fighting in World War II's European Theater. The girls are, from left, first row, Joyce Hinshaw (Price), Patty Fulks (Culp), Janora Edwards (Hall) and Nancy Marvin (Wallace); second row, Jeannie Prince (Coleman), Mildred Corn (Cartwright), Joann Cutwright (Evans) and Dora Kellerman (Harshbarger).