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Edward Feagins World War II Memoir

Identifier: MS-2634

  • Staff Only

The Edward Feagins World War II Memoir, 1943-1946 covers Feagins's service in World War II. The narrative includes being drafted, boot camp, wartime experiences, and his return home. The narrative also includes photographs.


  • 1943-1946

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The Edward Feagins World War II Memoir, 1943-1946, entitled A Country Boy in World War Two chronicles Feagins's experiences in World War II. The narrative covers drafting, boot camp, war, and his return home.

Biographical/Historical Note

Edward Feagins, from Tennessee served during World War II for Company E, 3rd Platoon, 143rd Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry Division, Texas National Guard. After the war, he attended East Tennessee State College in Johnson City, Tennessee.


Collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated to Special Collections.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA