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Robert S. Thurman Publications

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0219
Overview

This collection includes copies of Yank (four issues) and Leatherneck (two issues) magazines from 1944-1945 belonging to Robert Thurman.

Dates: 1944 October-1945 December

Roger Garland Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0194
Abstract

This collection contains a 1945 publication of “Hospital Hi Lites” kept by World War II Army veteran Roger Garland.

Dates: 1945

Roy A. Miller Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0235
Overview

This collection documents Roy A. Miller Jr.’s service with the U. S. Army in the European Theater during World War II. Included is correspondence between Miller and his parents, a booklet documenting his service record, and copies of military documents pertaining to his service and discharge.

Dates: 1942-1946

Roy Gordon Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0169
Abstract

Roy Gordon's book titled Battleground (1978), an anecdotal account of the black platoon in the 47th Infantry Regiment of which Roy Gordon was a member during World War II. The collection also contains four handwritten, loose-leaf diary pages with six entries from Europe written between 1944-1945.

Dates: 1944-1945, 1978

Sidney Bishop Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2610
Abstract

The Sidney Bishop Collection, 1999-2003, contains reunion information on the 8th Armored Division that served during World War II. The collection includes a directory, as well as a history of the division.

Dates: 1999-2003

Thomas A. Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0147
Abstract

This collection contains a 1945 Memorial Day services pamphlet, Forty Fifth Infantry Division, a Forty Fifth Infantry Division patch, and The Story of the 180th Infantry Regiment.

Dates: 1945-1947, undated

W. E. (Bill) Warde Memoir

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0028
Abstract

This collection contains W. E. (Bill) Warde's updated version of his memoir My Military Service which covers the time on the front lines in the European Theater (1944-1946). He recounts his experiences in various battles and gives details about the movements of his unit and what he describes as the "worst night of his life," when some of his fellow soldiers were captured and killed in Germany.

Dates: 1999 July 19

W. Ralph Lufkin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0104
Abstract

This collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and other documents on Wendell Ralph Lufkin's World War II experience in the European theatre.

Dates: 1941-1942, 1945, 1949, 1987, undated

Walter C. Johnson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0146
Abstract

This collection features a birth announcement created by Walter C. Johnson to announce the arrival of his daughter while he served in World War II.

Dates: 1945 August 15

Walter Lassen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0097
Abstract

This collection contains several copies of the "Chandelle," a publication from the Station Hospital in Moody Field, Georgia from 1944 and 1945 regarding its Convalescent Training Program. Also included is a Toastmasters address, a letter from Walter Lassen, and a Station Hospital Booklet.

Dates: 1944-1945, 1953-1954, undated

Walter M. Higgs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0019
Abstract

This collection consists of an address book, correspondence, enlistment and honorable discharge records, photographs, press clippings, and a promotion list from Walter M. Higgs' service in the United States Army Air Force during World War II. Higgs served in the Pacific Theater as part of the 17th Bomber Squadron 27th Bombardment Group and was a POW in Japan.

Dates: 1942-1950, 1985, undated

William Clark Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0166
Abstract

This collection includes publications kept by William Clark about the Fifteenth Air Force (established in 1943 during WWII). The three publications are Fifteenth Air Force “Sorties” from 1985, 1986, and 1988.

Dates: 1985-1988

William E. Bobbitt Memoir

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3223
Abstract

This memoir, written in 1996, is William Bobbitt's account of his time fighting in the Pacific Theater during World War II. The manuscript traces his military career from his training with a National Guard Unit in 1941 to his discharge in 1945. During his service, Bobbitt was stationed on many Pacific islands and faced combat in the Philippines.

Dates: 1996

William F. Baggerman World War II Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0014
Abstract

This collection contains the personal correspondence, memorabilia, and newspaper clippings of William F. Baggerman during his career in the United States Army Air Corps during World War Two. Most of the collection is correspondence between Baggerman and his family, comprised of concerns for family business and the situation at home. The collection spans from early in basic training until the end of the war.

Dates: 1942-1990

World War II Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0056
Abstract

This collection includes recorded interviews with World War II veterans. In addition to their wartime experiences, veterans are asked about their upbringing, their lives before entering the service, and their attempts to readjust to civilian life after discharge. Information regarding theatre, branch and interviewer have been included when available. Transcripts are available for some interviews.

Dates: 1984 April 22-2011 November 22, undated

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World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- United States. 115
United States. Army. 66
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe. 28
United States. Army Air Forces. 23
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 18
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area. 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence. 13
World War, 1939-1945 -- Europe. 11
United States. Army. Air Corps. 9
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Tennessee. 8
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States. 5
United States. Air Force. 4
United States. Army Nurse Corps. 4
United States. Navy. 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North. 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Hospitals. 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care. 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals. 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons. 4
Correspondence. 3
United States. Army Air Forces. Air Force, 15th. 3
United States. Army. Division, 80th. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Photography. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, American. 3
Oral history -- United States. 2
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941. 2
United States. Army. Armored Division, 8th. 2
United States. Marine Corps. 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Germany. 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Pictorial works. 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States. 2
Arnhem, Battle of, Arnhem, Netherlands, 1944. 1
Atomic bomb -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi. 1
Camp Crowder (Mo.) 1
Cerignola (Italy). 1
Ecuador -- Aerial photographs. 1
Ecuador. 1
France -- Social life and customs -- 20th century. 1
Germany -- History -- 1945-1955. 1
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945. 1
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945. 1
Jefferson City (Tenn.) -- History. 1
Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. 1
Lawyers -- Tennessee. 1
Letters. 1
Leyte Gulf, Battle of, Philippines, 1944. 1
Morgan County (Tenn.) 1
Oak Ridge (Tenn.) 1
Paris (France) -- History -- 1940-1944. 1
Photographs. 1
Prisoners of war 1
Prisoners of war -- United States. 1
Scrapbooks. 1
Stalag Luft III. 1
United States. Army -- Medals, badges, decorations, etc. 1
United States. Army -- Parachute troops -- History -- World War, 1939-1945. 1
United States. Army Air Forces. Air Force, 9th. 1
United States. Army Air Forces. Air Transport Command. 1
United States. Army Air Forces. Bombardment Group (H), 455th. 1
United States. Army Air Forces. Fighter Group, 364th. 1
United States. Army. Armored Division, 10th. 1
United States. Army. Armored Division, 16th. 1
United States. Army. Division, 40th. 1
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 319th. 1
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 143rd. 1
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 314th. 1
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 4th. 1
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 83rd. 1
United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Regiment, 511th. 1
United States. Army. Women's Army Corps. 1
Wilson County (Tenn.) 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans -- United States. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- Great Britain. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Philippines. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- South America. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Tennessee. 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women. 1
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