1942 Dempster Shells

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1942 Dempster Shells - BEATRICE. NEBRASKA, AXIS WILL HEAR FfcOM...
BEATRICE. NEBRASKA, AXIS WILL HEAR FfcOM BEATRICE PLANT —Sun Piioto Yesterday was a red-letter day in the history of the Dempster plant here, for it saw the completion of the first shells under the Dempster contract with the army ordnance department. Pictured above as they appeared at ceremonies celebrating the event yesterday afternoon, left to right, arc: Herman M. Loeber, chief engineer; John J. Beckman, resident inspector for the armj ; Capt. Fred G. Arkoosh, officer In charge of the Omaha subofflce of the St. Louis ordnance district, U. S. army; and H. L. Dempster, plant president. Loeber and Capt. Arkoosh hold two of the completed shells. all was in in not day, these is luxury to who message farm of wartime

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  1. Beatrice Daily Sun,
  2. 06 Sep 1942, Sun,
  3. Page 1

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