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Adopted children become U.S. citizens, 1961

Posted on August 17, 2014 | in Uncategorized | by
Major and Mrs. R. D. Hobdy shown with their three adopted German-American children who became naturalized citizens of the United States on January 19, 1961. The children from left are Robert, 5, Leta, 3, and Karla, 4. All three were adopted in Germany while Maj. Hobdy was there on duty. Published in the Lexington Herald January 20, 1961.

Major and Mrs. R. D. Hobdy with their three adopted German-American children, who became naturalized U.S. citizens on Jan. 19, 1961. The children are Robert, 5, Leta, 3, and Karla, 4. All were adopted in Germany while Maj. Hobdy was there on duty. Published in the Lexington Herald on Jan. 20, 1961.

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