David Edd Hiett was drafted for the Army in March 1943.
Medford Oregon, 1943 (Courtesy: David Hiett)
David Edd Hiett in Medford Oregon, 1943 (Courtesy: David Hiett)(Colorized by M. Brandjes 2020)
David E Hiett November 1943 on furlough home before going overseas. You can see the bracelet in the top photo (Courtesy Mark Hiett) Top right photo: niece Margaret Jean, Edd, and sisters Ima and Dymple. Bottom right: father D.E. or Edd Senior and his mother Willie, they were known as Pa and Ma.
David E Hiett November 1943 on leave (Courtesy Mark Hiett)
David Edd Hiett, C Company, 17th Armored Engineers, on leave in New York (Courtesy: Mark Hiett)
Originally David E Hiett was in the 300th Combat Engineers.