Skip to main content

Stanley Marshall papers

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2002 Box 13 (02.0330-02.0372), Folder: 02.0350 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02.0350

Scope and Contents

Stanley Marshall was interviewed by Dr. William Oldson, former Director of the Institute on WWII and the Human Experience at FSU. He served as a field hospital clinical technician in the European Theater during World War II. This collection includes a copy of his oral history interview, two pictures of him, and a photocopy of a newspaper clipping. After the war, Stanley Marshall continued his accademic career, eventually becoming the president of Florida State University.


  • Created: 1923-1946
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1943
  • Other: Date acquired: 04/04/2002


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Biographical or Historical Information

In December 1942, Stanley Marshall enlisted in the U.S. Army Reserve Corps and entered active service on February 17, 1943. He trained at Fort Hood, Texas in Tank Destroyers and sent to radio school. He attended the Army Specialized Training Program, then to the Chicago Institute of Technology and Undergraduate Engineer Training, then finally to medical training. After training as a clinical lab technician, Marshall was assigned to field hospitals in France and Germany. He went to Marseilles in the summer after the German Surrender expecting a Japanese invasion, but it never happened. He did occupation duty in Ingleston, Germany until Spring of 1946 then returned to the US in May 1946. The USO German POWs worked for him in France.


1.00 folders

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Transferred from the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience to FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives in July 2022.

Source of Acquisition

Stanley Marshall

Method of Acquisition


Stanley Marshall papers
Craig Whittington
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note

Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

116 Honors Way
PO Box 3062047
Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US