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Anonymous WWII Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0047

This collection consists of two anonymous photographs from the United States Marine Corps during World War II, along with a index card with captions and notes. The first photograph of a man is labeled Intelligence Section Headquarters Second Marine Division. The second photograph of a group of Marines in the back of vehicle and is also labeled Second Marine Divison.

Dates

  • 1944, undated

Language

The material in this collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Manuscript and University Archives collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 24 hours is needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of two anonymous photographs from the United States Marine Corps during World War II, along with a index card with captions and notes.

Biographical/Historical Note

During World War II, the 2nd Marine Division participated in operations in the Pacific Theater of Operations including the Battle of Guadalcanal, the Battle of Tarawa, the Battle of Saipan, and the occupation of Nagasaki. No other biographical information is available.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder.

Previous Citation

This collection was originally listed as MS.2112. It was then listed as CSWS.WWII.3.0013.

Repository Details

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

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480