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Thomas E. Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0008

This collection consists of Thomas E. Miller's memoir titled "A Story for My Grandchildren." The memoir provides several details about his experiences as a child in Grand Rapids, Michigan as well his experience in the Army Air Corps during World War II. Also included in the memoir are post-war stories of what his life was like after the war.

Dates

  • 1993 December 18

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 Special Collections.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of Thomas E. Miller's memoir titled "A Story for My Grandchildren." The memoir provides several details about his experiences as a child in Grand Rapids, Michigan as well his experience in the Army Air Corps during World War II. Also included in the memoir are post-war stories of what his life was like after the war.

Biographical/Historical Note

Thomas E. Miller was born on September 5, 1923 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He was the fourth of five sons born in the Miller family. He enlisted in Army Air Corps in 1942 and was assigned to the 8th US Army Air Force. Miller flew a total of 35 combat missions and his last mission was on March 5, 1945. He remained as a regular Air Force officer and retired as full Colonel.

Previous Citation

This collection was originally listed as part of MS.2112. It was then listed as CSWS.WWII.1.0008 until receiving its current number.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated through the University of Tennessee's Center for the Study of War and Society.

Repository Details

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

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