United States. Army. Mediterranean Theater of Operations
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.
This collection contains an oral history transcript of Staff Sergeant Charles Diedling, a flight engineer on a B-24 with the 460th Bomb Group at Spinazola, Italy. Charles Diedling discusses his training as a flight engineer and waist gunner for the B-24 at Keesler AFB, Mississippi and Loredo AFB, Texas. In June of 1944, he was assigned to the 460th Bomb Group of the 15th Air Force in Spinazola, Italy. Diedling was shot down over Germany becoming a prisoner of war.
This collection includes letters, photocopies of 2 personal scrapbooks, and photographs related to Dell Dinneen who served as a U.S. Army nurse during World War II in the European and Mediterranean Theaters with the 61st Field Hospital.
Donald Nelson served in the 59th Armored Field Artillery Battalion, 6th Armored Division and the 36th Field Artillery in the European (ETO), North African, and Mediterranean Theaters. Nelson was a technician, 5th grade (medic). The collection includes a memoir of his experience covering the period January 27,1942 to October 30, 1945.
This oral history interview transcript relates to George Logue, an aerial gunner armament specialist on a B-24 assigned to the 15th Air Force. Logue discusses his bombing missions over Europe, being shot down, life as a prisoner of war, and his brief service with the British 5th Army.
Leonard J. Travaline (also spelled Traveline in some records) served in the United States Army as an Artilleryman from 1941 to 1945. He served with the 166th Field Artillery Battalion and later the 938th Field Artillery Battallion in the Mediterranean and European Theaters. He served as a front line observer in Oran, North Africa, Italy, France, Germany, and Austria. The collection contains a transcribed daily journal that Travaline kept from the time of his landing in North Africa until the end of the war and his arrival back in the States in September 1945.
The collection of William R. Lueders contains an oral history transcript of an interview provided by the Reichelt Program for Oral History. Lueders served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a cameraman in the 163rd Signal Photo Company in the North African, Mediterranean, and European (ETO) Theaters. The collection also includes two photographs of an unnamed concentration camp in France and a Veteran's questionnaire.
- World War, 1939-1945 5
- United States. Army--History 4
- World War, 1939-1945--Austria 4
- World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North 4
- World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy 4
- United States. Army Ground Forces 3
- United States. Army--Military life 3
- World War, 1939-1945--Germany 3
- World War, 1939-1945--Mediterranean Region 3
- World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American 3
- Bombardment--Germany 2
- Germany--History--1933-1945 2
- Oran (Algeria) 2
- Prisoners of war--Austria 2
- Prisoners of war--Austria--History--20th century 2
- Prisoners of war--Europe--Interviews 2
- Prisoners of war--United States 2
- United States. Army Air Forces--Military life 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American--Personal narratives 2 + ∧ less