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Basic training (Military education)

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Robert L. Wilson transcript

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2006 Box, Folder: 06.0130 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-06.0130
Scope and Contents The Sergeant Robert L. Wilson transcript describes his experiences as a truck driver in the 63rd Infantry Division in France and Germany during World War II. Wilson describes his basic training, the poor leadership among his officers, the backgrounds of his comrades, German civilians, traveling from city to city, losing supplies, the Allied victory, seeing Dachau, the Nuremberg Trials, coming home, and resuming his education at Duke University.
Dates: Created: 1939-2005; Other: Majority of material found in 1939-1946; Other: Date acquired: 06/23/2006