Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
The Anson E. Voorhees collection contains one folder with a 14-page typed transcript of an oral history interview.
The William R. Auld papers include over 800 photographs taken by Major William R. Auld who served with the 31st Photo Reconnaissance Squadron of the Ninth Army Air Force following General George S. Patton throughout the United States, England, France, and Germany. The William R. Auld papers also include various sketches done by one of his comrades, a promotion notice, and two poems.
This collection contains Colonel Robert Berry's oral history transcript wherein he describes his involvement in the Normandy invasion and its aftermath as a graves registration officer in the 6th Engineers Special Brigade. The interview also includes accounts of American soldiers being executed for war crimes. This collection contains a transcript Robert Berry's interview from the Reichelt Program for Oral History.
These papers relate to Clarence J. Inniss, an African American corporal who served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the European Theater. The collection consists of an oral history interview transcript, a map, discharge papers, and photographs.
Emanuel Lamb served with the Heavy Weapons Company of the 89th Infantry Division. Collection includes letters from Emanuel and his brother Mandy during their time serving overseas, mainly discussing their daily lives, censorship, and treatment of prisoners of war, as well as a complete oral history transcript between Emanuel Lamb and an interviewer discussing his time in combat and his memories of the Battle of the Bulge. There are also newspaper clippings, photocopies of identification cards and ephemera included in the collection.
This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript of Leroy Reece who served as a Private First Class in the United States Army during World War II in the all-black unit, Company B, 317th Engineer Battalion which served in the European Theater.
This collection relates to Major James J. McFarland who served with Headquarters, 59th Medical Battalion as a physician in the European Theater of Operations during World War II. The collection contains letters written by McFarland to his future wife Joy McFarlane.
The Paul K. Dougherty Collection includes photographs, documents, and various artifacts Dougherty obtained while in Germany. His collection contains rare original German propaganda publications such as Deutschland Erwach and Adolf Hitler. Also included in the collection is a personal photograph album that belonged to Nazi official and founder of the anti-Semitic newspaper Der Stürmer, Julius Streicher. Other items included are Nazi Party flags/fabrics, Paul K. Dougherty’s camera, and camera accessories.
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.
- World War, 1939-1945 5
- World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, German 5
- World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy 4
- Prisoners of war--Germany--History--20th century 3
- World War, 1939-1945--France 3
- World War, 1939-1945--Germany 3
- World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain 3
- African American soldiers--Biography 2
- Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 2
- Cherbourg (France) 2
- Dachau (Concentration camp) 2
- Photographs 2
- United States--Armed Forces--African Americans--History--20th century 2
- United States. Army Ground Forces 2
- United States. Army--History 2
- United States. Army--Military life 2
- World War, 1939-1945--African Americans 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Engineering and construction 2
- World War, 1939-1945--England--London 2
- World War, 1939-1945--France--Metz 2 + ∧ less