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World War, 1939-1945

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Berry Interview Transcript

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2002 Box, Folder: 02.0124 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.02.0124
Content Description

This collection contains Colonel Robert Berry's oral history transcript wherein he describes his involvement in the Normandy invasion and its aftermath as a graves registration officer in the 6th Engineers Special Brigade. The interview also includes accounts of American soldiers being executed for war crimes. This collection contains a transcript Robert Berry's interview from the Reichelt Program for Oral History.

Dates: Date of interview-July 11, 2000; Majority of material found within 1942-1945

James Lockett papers

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box, Folder: 00.0889-Folder 1
Identifier: 02.00.0889
Scope and Contents James William Lockett served in the U.S. Army 28th Infantry Regiment, 8th Infantry Division, 1st Army, in the European (ETO), North African, and Mediterranean Theaters. Colonel Lockett was a 1928 West Point graduate. The collection includes a ten-page manuscript entitled "The March," which is about Lockett's serving with the Army in the European Theater and being a POW. Lockett was made to march by German guards with approaching Russians in January 1945. He discusses his encounters with the...
Dates: 1943-1945; Majority of material found in 1944; Date acquired: 12/08/2000

Emanuel Lamb papers

Identifier: 02.00.0800
Scope and Contents Emanuel Lamb served with the Heavy Weapons Company of the 89th Infantry Division. Collection includes letters from Emanuel and his brother Mandy during their time serving overseas, mainly discussing their daily lives, censorship, and treatment of prisoners of war, as well as a complete oral history transcript between Emanuel Lamb and an interviewer discussing his time in combat and his memories of the Battle of the Bulge. There are also newspaper clippings, photocopies of identification...
Dates: 1945-2001; Date acquired: 10/12/2000

James J. McFarland collection

 Collection — Box 20.0009-Box 1
Identifier: 02.20.0009
Content Description

This collection relates to Major James J. McFarland who served with Headquarters, 59th Medical Battalion as a physician in the European Theater of Operations during World War II. The collection contains letters written by McFarland to his future wife Joy McFarlane.

Dates: 1944-1945

Russell L. Bruno transcript

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 1999 Box, Folder: 99.0385 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.99.0385
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a copy of the manuscript A Tank Across Europe by Michael Bruno.  It is a record of his father, Russel L. Bruno's experiences in World War II who served with the 778th Tank Battalion.

Dates: 1944-1946; Majority of material found in 1945; Date acquired: 07/14/1999