"If You Want to Drop Bombs on the Rising Sun Don't Be a Bum!"

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"If You Want to Drop Bombs on the Rising Sun Don't Be a Bum!"

Description

"Remember -- 80% of venereal infections were acquired from pickups!"

This poster warns servicemen that contracting VD from pick-ups is common and may prevent them from contributing to the war effort.

Source

American Social Health Association Records (1905-2005), University of Minnesota, Social Welfare History Archives, Army Air Forces Training Command, circa 1940-1945, Box 177, Folder 26.

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Files

1940* If You Want to Drop Bombs.jpg

Citation

AAFTC and Arthur & Henrikson, artists, “"If You Want to Drop Bombs on the Rising Sun Don't Be a Bum!",” Venereal Disease Visual History Archive, accessed September 25, 2022, https://vdarchive.newmedialab.cuny.edu/items/show/125.

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