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Institute on WWII and the Human Experience

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Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience

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Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.17.0032

Arthur B. Benson and Claude B. Shook Family papers, 1942-1948, bulk 1944

2 folders
This family collection relates to Technician 4th Grade Sergeants Claude B. Shook, 207th Field Artillery Battalion, and Arthur B. Benson, 705th Tank Destroyer Battalion,  who were brother in laws and both served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the European Theater. Arthur B. Benson was killed in action on August 14, 1944. The collection contains letters, photograph negatives, a unit newsletter, ephemera, and diary.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.18.0026

Carlton H. Stauffer memoir, 1944-2010, bulk 1944-1945

1.00 folders
This privately printed memoir relates to Private First Class Carlton H. Stauffer who served with Company G, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division during World War II and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.19.0014

Charles Wilfong Chalker collection, 1939-1945

1 boxes
This collection relates to Technician 5th Grade Charles Wilfong Chalker who served with the 76th Infantry Division in the European Theater during World War II. The collection contains three German World War II period flags brought back after the war from Europe by Chalker.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.15.0005

Clarence H. Anderson papers, 1944-1945

1 boxes
This collection relates to Private First Class Clarence H. Anderson who served with the 41st Armored Infantry Regiment, 2nd Armored Division, in the European theater during World War II. The collection contains letters from Anderson to his fiance Eleanor Schumaker. The letters encompass ten months from March 1944-January 1945 in which he writes from England, France, Belgium, and Germany. Clarence was wounded in Germany and sent to a hospital in England to recover. Julius Sleszak was stationed in California in the Transportation Section at Camp Beale. He sent seven letters to his wife during November 1945.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.12.0025

David E. Bail Jr. papers, 1938-1949

1 boxes
This collection relates to Lieutenant David E. Bail Jr. who serves as a bombardier with the 335th Bomb Squadron, 95th Bomb Group in England during World War II. He attended University of Florida and enlisted in Spring of 1942. He flew two missions over France before he was shot down over Hanover, Germany on July 26, 1943 and killed in action. This collection contains seven folders includes Bail's personal letters to his family from December, 1941 up to his death, letters from the War Department to Bail's family first declaring him MIA, then later confirming him KIA, two photographs of Bail and his crew, and a letter from his sister to Bail's parents recounting her interview with Bail's one-time tail-gunner.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.99.0565

Edward Carrow papers, 1943-1945, bulk 1945

2.00 boxes
This collection relates to Private First Class Edward Carrow who served with the 665th Engineer Topographical Company, 4th Regiment, in the European Theater of Operations during World War II.  The collection contains numerous letters dating from July 1943 to October 1945. The collection also contains a scrapbook containing telegrams, playbills, several photographs, two maps of Europe and the Pacific, and several currency notes from France, Germany, and Austria.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.03.0105

Eugene S. Brown transcript, 1923-2000, bulk 1943-1946

1.00 folders
Eugene S. Brown served as a member of the 78th Infantry Division in the European Theater during World War II. He served from 1943-1946. His unit arrived in France in November of 1944. He performed duties as a runner and a jeep driver for his unit. This collection contains a transcript from an interview conducted June 7, 2000.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.11.0006

Herbert and Betty Colker papers, 1935-1947

8 boxes
This collection contains the personal papers, photographs, ephemera, documents, newspaper clippings, and various other materiel relating to the war years and post war years lives of Herbert and Betty Colker as well as many family members and their correspondevces with the Colkers.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.20.0001

James A. Huffaker collection

2 items
This collection relates to James A. Huffaker who served as a 2nd Lieutenant as a Bombardier/Navigator on a B-26 Martin Marauder with the 552nd Bomb Squadron, 386th Bombardment Group, 9th Air Force, based in England during World War II. This collection includes two silk maps of Western Europe.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.00.0300

John Richard Pandora papers, 1945-1946, bulk 1945

1.00 folders
John Richard Pandora served in the U.S. Army during World War II in Austria. This collection contains letters from a friend Richard Boucher, who served in the U.S. Navy, European currency, photographs, a postcard, and a copy of a newspaper article.