Institute on WWII and the Human Experience: 02.10.0016
This collection is related to Abraham Lifschitz, a Polish native, who served in the US Army from 1942-1945 with the 100th Infantry Division. This collection contains military service records, wartime publications, a few religious articles, and brief correspondence with his niece, Roberta, who donated this collection. Additionally, Lifschitz's artifacts are housed in the Artifact Collections. They consist of a veteran hat and handkerchief from an unknown relative who served in WWI, as well as Lifschitz's unit patch, cigarette case, marksmanship badge, a bracelet of French francs, his dog tags, and a banner commemorating his unit's history.