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World War, 1939-1945--Medical care--France

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

James Adams collection

 Collection — 12.0004 - Box 1
Identifier: 02.12.0004
Content Description

This collection relates to James Adams who served as an infantryman with the 26th "Yankee" Division and later the 87th Infantry regiment, part of General George Patton's 3rd Army. The collection contains letters and postcards from James Adams to family, mostly his mother.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-1945

Carl B. Kindell papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.18.0021
Scope and Contents

This collection relates to Carl B. Kindell who served as a Pharmacist with the 242nd General Hospital in the U.S. Army during World War II. Kindell served in the European Theater of Operations. The collection contains the correspondence of Kindell and his mother, father, Aunt Leana, grandmother, brother Ray Kindell, and several friends during his service. This collection contains typed and handwritten letters, pictures, pamphlets, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1942-1945, 1951

Leigh Jamison Gifford papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.17.0005
Scope and Contents

This collection follows a woman who worked in the Red Cross administration at the 312th Station Hospital in England, and the 239th Station Hospital in France. It includes letters from the nurse to her mother and father, a local newspaper from the 312th Station Hospital, 2 portraits, 3 photographs of the English countryside and Stonehenge (taken by Eli Garfield Gifford), dog tags, and a modern US Military ID card. The letters are dated from December 1945 to May 1946.

Dates: 1945-2009; Majority of material found in 1945-1946; Date acquired: 04/12/2017

Stanley Marshall papers

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2002 Box, Folder: 02.0350 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.02.0350
Scope and Contents

Stanley Marshall was interviewed by Dr. William Oldson, former Director of the Institute on WWII and the Human Experience at FSU. He served as a field hospital clinical technician in the European Theater during World War II. This collection includes a copy of his oral history interview, two pictures of him, and a photocopy of a newspaper clipping. After the war, Stanley Marshall continued his accademic career, eventually becoming the president of Florida State University.

Dates: 1923-1946; Majority of material found in 1943; Date acquired: 04/04/2002