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Washington M. Davis Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0123

This collection features a copy of Love, War, and Hate written by Washington M. Davis about his World War II service. His book details his varying experiences as an African American soldier among the European population and the Americans he served alongside.

Dates

  • 1976

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 features a copy of Love, War, and Hate written by Washington M. Davis about his World War II experience.

Biographical/Historical Note

Washington M. Davis served in the European theater during World War II. He was a battalion sergeant major who served in a segregated unit.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1427.

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