Most People Have Never Seen These 15 Photos Taken During WW II In Ohio

World War II was a trying, important time for our nation. Back home in Ohio, productions such as tire manufacturing and subcontracting aircraft parts supported the war efforts. Homecomings for soldiers were often accompanied with carnivals or other celebrations. The following are 15 rare photos of Ohio during World War II, with the original captions included.

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