The Story Behind the Object
A collection of 99th Infantry Division memorabilia
Description: Photos and a dog tag belonging to Technician Fourth Grade, Joseph R. Evans ( 33472671) of HQ Battery 924th Field Artillery Battalion.
According to his Draft Registration Card, D.S.S. Form 1, Dick registered for the draft February 16, 1942, five months after his 21st birthday. He enlisted 3 December 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. But was “Inactive Service ERC from 3 December 1942 to 9 December 1942.
Period: 1940 – 1946