Boyd Porter Collection
This collection contains military documents and photographs from Charles Boyd Porter who was deployed in the European Theater during World War II with the 253rd Armored Field Artillery. Documents in this collection depict military records and handdrawn maps displaying routes taken through Europe from 1944-1945. The photographs show groups of troops, many taken at training camps in the U.S., and a framed picture of the members of Battery A 187.
The material in this collection is in English.
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0.1 Linear Feet (2 folders)
This collection contains military documents and photographs from Boyd Porter who was deployed in the European Theater during World War II with the 253rd Armored Field Artillery.
No biographical information is available.
This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1230.
This collection was donated through the University of Tennessee's Center for the Study of War and Society.