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Elmore Allen Green Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0126

This collection features a copy of Elmore Allen Green's recollections of his time in the US Air Force serving in the European theater during World War II.

Dates

  • undated

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 Elmore Allen Green's recollections of his time in the US Air Force serving in the European theater during World War II.

Biographical/Historical Note

Elmore Allen Green was born in Tennessee on September 21, 1916. During the first years of the World War II, Allen worked with Lockheed aircraft company building warplanes before he was drafted into the Air Force. He served for a time in Berlin, Germany, working at the Templehof Air Base in the 473rd Air Service Group. He was discharged on July 15, 1946 and returned to his wife and family in Gallatin, TN.

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