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Object ID 2003.093.0001
Object Name Certificate, Achievement
Date 08/10/1945
Title City of Orlando Civil Defense Certificate of Merit
Scope & Content This item is a Certificate of Merit issued to Orlandoan Reuben Word by Mayor William Beardall in recognition of Mr. Word's service "in aiding in Civilian Protection...the Citizens of Orlando, Florida during World War II". It is signed by Ed McDowell, Executive Officer of the Citizens Defense Corps and Beardall. The City Seal is mounted on the certificate.
Condition Good
Dates of Creation August 10, 1945
People Word, Reuben
Beardall, William, Mayor
McDowell, Ed
Search Terms Homeland Defense
City of Orlando Government