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World War, 1939-1945

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Dean Becker collection

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2002 Box, Folder: 02.0098 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.02.0098
Content Description

This collection relates to Daniel Dean Becker who served in the 110th Signal Company, 10th Mountain Division in Italy during World War II. This collection contains a veterans questionnaire and memoir entitled "Memoirs of a Signalman: 110 Signal Company, 10th Mountain Division, Italy World War II."

Dates: September 9, 1999; Majority of material found within 1943-1946

Hazel Louis Bowman collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.10.0050
Content Description This collection relates to Hazel Louis Bowman who worked for the Signal Corps and lived in India with the American Red Cross for two years. Bowman's collection contains six full boxes, one oversize box, a phono records box, and two photograph boxes. Four of the boxes include letters written to and from Hazel to her parents, family, neighbors, and friends. The collection also contains an oral history transcript, newsletters and bulletins, American Red Cross publications, her diary, a book...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-1948

Harvey Glick papers

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 1999 Box, Folder: 99.0341 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.99.0341
Scope and Contents

The papers of Harvey Glick contains a transcript that was provided by the Reichelt Program for Oral History. Harvey Glick served with the 63rd Infantry Division in the European theater during World War II.

Dates: 1944-1946; Majority of material found in 1945; Date acquired: 02/24/1999

Richard Frakes papers

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2008 Box, Folder: 08.0178 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.08.0178
Scope and Contents

The collection is from PFC (T/Sgt) Richard Frake's military records and ephemera, including training certificates for Pre-RADAR VIII, Bomb Reconnaissance School, and Radio/Radar Repairman. The collection also has unofficial certificates proving that Frakes "officially" passed the equator and became a "shellback" on board the USAT Pemant. There are also documents and ephemera about Japanese POWs surrendering.

Dates: 1943-1946; Majority of material found in 1944; Date acquired: 11/07/2008

Kenneth A. Skoog papers

 Collection — Box 05.0105 - Box 1
Identifier: 02.05.0105
Scope and Contents This collection contains the personal papers of Kenneth A. Skoog.  Skoog served in the European Theater (ETO) in the 121st and the 118th US Army Signal Radio Intelligence Corps. His collection includes nine World War I photos and 82 World War II photos. The World War II photographs related to the 118th and 121st Signal Radio Intelligence Companies. Also included are personal photographs of Skoog, Charles A. Bowen, Jr., and Army comrades. There are photographs taken in Germany, Belgium,...
Dates: 1942-1945; Majority of material found in 1943; Date acquired: 07/25/2005

Hugh Zeigler papers

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2001 Box, Folder: 01.0300 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.01.0300
Scope and Contents

Hugh Zeigler served with the 454th Heavy Bomb Aviation Ordnance Company, handling and caring for bombs, during World War II in the Philippine Islands. He was captured there by the Japanese and spent the remainder of the war in a POW camp. This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript conducted on January 6, 2000.

Dates: 1917-1951; Date acquired: 07/26/2001