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Ft. Benning (Georgia)

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Zelma D. Abarbanel collection

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 2007 Box 2 (07.0075-07.0157), Folder: 07.0119 - Folder 1
Identifier: 07.0119
Content Description

This collection refers to Zelma D. Abarbanel, who served as a Technician Fourth Grade with the WAC Second Detachment during World War II. Abarbanel worked as a stenographer and assistant for the Infantry School at Fort Benning, Georgia, in the Office of Weapons. The collection includes a transcript of an oral history interview, one letter, the military records of both Abarbanel and her husband, Milton Goldman Abarbanel, and several photographs depicting Abarbanel’s life as a WAC.

Dates: 1943-1945; Date accessioned: 2019-05-29

Philip Stockton May memoir

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 2018 Box, Folder: 18.0023 - Folder 1
Identifier: 18.0023
Scope and Contents

The collection of Philip Stockton May contains a nine-page memoir. His memoir is about his experience from when he volunteered for the service in 1943 from Jacksonville, Florida to 1965 when he married a U.S. Navy widow.

Dates: 1925-1965; Other: Majority of material found within 1943-1948; Other: Date acquired: 2018-07-02