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“The World War II Years: The Memoirs of Jack W. Brugh”

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0265
Overview

This collection is a typed memoir of Jack Brugh’s experiences during World War II, particularly as a prisoner of war in Germany. Brugh touches on his life prior to joining the military, his enlistment in 1943, basic training, and his time abroad in the European Theater of War. Brugh describes his imprisonment at Stalag IV-B during 1944-1945 following capture during the Battle of the Bulge and his subsequent escape and journey to rejoin American lines.

Dates: circa 1990

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  • Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. X
  • Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Tennessee. X
  • Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons. X