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Henri B. Atkins Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0113

This collection includes a copy of Henri B. Atkins' "Recollections of WWII," a typed memoir detailing his experiences during his World War II service. Serving with the 99th Infantry Division focused in the European theater, his recollections detail his time training and serving, including his participation in the Battle of the Bulge.

Dates

  • 1994

Language

English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are 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 (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection includes a copy of Henri B. Atkins' "Recollections of WWII," a typed memoir detailing his experiences during his World War II service.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henri B. Atkins served in the US 99th Infantry Division during World War II during which he was stationed in the European theater. Atkins spent most of the war stationed in and around France and Germany, arriving first in France. Atkins participated in the Battle of the Bulge in December of 1945.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.2012.

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, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

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