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First Days as a Soldier  •  Camp Upton, NY

Jun 28, 1943 -- Cleaned barracks. Dug post holes.

Some guys pulled out today.  Eat meat and butter!!

A really big deal due to rationing during the War and coming from a Kosher home.

Camp Croft Photo by Joe Pizzimenti

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