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Claus Mann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0142

This collection features Claus Mann's brief memoir on his experience in the 35th Field Hospital serving on the North African front during World War II. Also included is one photocopied copy of Mission Accomplished and one copy of Topics, G.I.: North from Salerno.

Dates

  • 1945, 1985

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 Claus Mann's brief memoir on his experience in the 35th Field Hospital serving on the North African front during World War II.

Biographical/Historical Note

Claus Mann was drafted into the U.S. Army at the age of 18 in 1942. After training at Camp Upton on Long Island during February 1943, Mann was assigned to the 35th Field Hospital. His unit was sent to the North African front.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1298.

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