Most People Have Never Seen These 19 Pictures Taken During WWII In Missouri

World War II in America was a time when priorities turned to the war, and many things were re-purposed for that reason.  Shops and factories created new inventory, people were given different professions, and people were relocated if necessary.  This was no different in Missouri.  Here are some rare photos that show what living in the state of Missouri during this time looked like.

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What are some of your family’s experiences during WWII?  Any photos or stories you can share?  Do any of these photos look familiar or do you have additional insight?  Please share in the comments below.