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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Dell Dinneen collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.01.0276
Scope and Contents

This collection includes letters, photocopies of 2 personal scrapbooks, and photographs related to Dell Dinneen who served as a U.S. Army nurse during World War II in the European and Mediterranean Theaters with the 61st Field Hospital.

Dates: 1943-1946; Majority of material found in 1943-1945; Date acquired: 06/18/2001

Edna Upham papers

 Collection — Box Pamphlets/Unit History/Photograpphs
Identifier: 02.97.0100
Scope and Contents

This collection includes a manuscript description of the 161st Station Hospital, personal photographs, and other small paper ephemera related to Edna Upham who served as a U.S. Army nurse during World War II in the US American Theater with the 161st station hospital.

Dates: 1942-1995; Majority of material found in 1943-1945; Date acquired: 11/14/1997

Ingrid Flager transcript

 File — Box Single Folder Collections - 1999 Box, Folder: 99.0362 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.99.0362
Content Description

This collection relates to Ingrid Flager who served as a 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps in the European Theater during World War II. This collection contains an oral history where Flager recounts her experiences as a nurse in Ireland, France, and Germany.

Dates: March 17, 1999; Majority of material found within 1941-1945

Mary Theresa Kraus Collection

 Collection — Letters/Photographs
Identifier: 02.08.0088
Scope and Contents Mary Theresa Kraus, a nurse in the Foreign Service Volunteer Corps, served in both India and China during World War II. She accumulated a personal collection of photographs and letters during the war. Documents include letters written to Kraus' parents between October 1942 and November 1945. Also included are a series of photographs of India and China, as well as press clippings Kraus sent home about the American campaign in China. In addition, the collection includes Chinese paper money and...
Dates: 1942-1998; Majority of material found in 1942-1945; Date acquired: 11/05/2008

Flora Virginia Pittman collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.10.0051
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Flora Virginia Pittman who served as a U.S. Army nurse from 1940 to 1965. The collection includes artwork collected during her time on duty in the Pacific Theater during World War II, specifically 22 prints of Japanese artwork. The collection also includes photographs, postcards, and ephemera from Pittman's time abroad, as well as pins and military certificates. Also included are personal documents and special folders detailing financial information and letters...
Dates: 1938-1965; Majority of material found within 1944-1945; Date acquired: 08/03/2010