United States. Army Ground Forces.
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
This collection contains a transcript of an interview with Raymond F. Bricker conducted by David Gregory on April 17, 1999. It details his time in the U.S. Army from 1941 through 1945. Raymond F. Bricker served with the 82nd Airborne Division during World War II.
The Francis Montague Wells collection, consisting of seventy-one letters, offers the insight and perspective of an enlisted Private First Class with the 119th Infantry Regiment, 30th Infantry Division, in the European campaign during World War II. The collection also contains two photographs of Francis Wells and a letter from his daughter Peggy Wells Hughes.
This collection relates to Harold and Lee Hart who served in the Pacific Theater of Operations and European Theater of Operations respectively. This collection contains two manuscripts, "Bataan ... My Story", by Harold Hart, and "Never to Forget", by Les Hart, and an accompanying current newspaper photograph of Lester hart. Harold's manuscript recounts events from June 1941 - June 1946, and covers his training, station in Manila, capture, experiences as a Prisoner of War, liberation, and return home. Les' manuscript recounts his experiences in World War II from 1944 to 1945 with the 10th Mountain Infantry Division, 220th anti-tank Unit.
This collection contains the personal papers of Sergeant Philip Hosid of Company D 110th Infantry Regiment of the 11th Armored Division. In this collection are Hosid's discharge papers, Certificate for a Bronze Star, Authorization for Issuance of Awards, Newspaper clippings of 11th Armored Division's liberation of Mauthausen, a Certificate of Appreciation,The Thunderbolt: The Official Publication of the 11th Armored Division, and an 11th Armored Division periodical.
This collection contains the personal letters of Roy Willard Meyer sent to Clifford Benson, a lifelong friend, during and after World War II. Though Meyer didn't enter military service until 1944, the letters begin in 1941. Roy Willard Meyer served with the 15th Army Group as a Clerk typist during the occupation period.
This collection contains a copy of the manuscript A Tank Across Europe by Michael Bruno. It is a record of his father, Russel L. Bruno's experiences in World War II who served with the 778th Tank Battalion.
- United States. Army--History 6
- United States. Army--Military life 5
- World War, 1939-1945 4
- World War, 1939-1945--Austria 4
- World War, 1939-1945--Germany 4
- Germany--History--1933-1945 2
- Salzburg (Austria) 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons 2
- World War, 1939-1945--United States 2
- Aachen, Battle of, Aachen, Germany, 1944 1
- Austria 1
- Austria--History 1
- Bataan (Philippines : Province) 1
- Bataan Death March, Philippines, 1942 1
- Belgium 1
- Bronze Star Medal (U.S.) 1
- Cabanatuan (Philippines) 1
- Camp Blanding (Fla.) 1
- Camp O'Donnell (Capas, Philippines) 1 + ∧ less