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World War, 1939-1945--Hospitals

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Edward J. Cavanary collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-05.0036
Scope and Contents

This collection pertains to Edward J. Cavanary who served in the U.S. Army as an Adjutant in the 7th Field Hospital during WWII. This collection contains a photographic copy of a scrapbook, as well as photographs, postcards, playbills, letters, ticket stubs, flyers, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, drawings, maps and a book of  true experiences of members of the 7th Field Hospital written by John Kidda and Fred Marston.

Dates: 1943-2005

Eunice Brierley Kannette collection

 Collection — Oversize 12.0055-Box 1
Identifier: 02-12.0055
Content Description

The collection relates to the service of Eunice Brierley Kannette who served as U.S. Army nurse in North Africa and Italy. This collection consists of a single issue (incomplete) of the render='italic'>Naples Daily News , June 5, 2015 and render='italic> The Banner, June 6, 2015 featuring stories related to the war-time service of Kannette. It also contains a photocopy of render='italic'> APO 424 , a unit history of the 33rd General Hospital in World War II.

Dates: 1945-2015

Thomas McFarland papers

 Collection — Box 02.0160-Box 1
Identifier: 02-02.0160
Content Description

This collection relates to Technician Grade 5 Thomas McFarland who served as a medical aide with a field hospital unit during World War II in the European and Pacific Theaters. This collection consists of letters from McFarland to his family about his time stationed in France, Africa, and Okinawa.

Dates: 1943-1945

Ralph Chester Lapham papers

 Collection — Photographs/Letters
Identifier: 02-04.0253
Scope and Contents

Private Ralph Chester Lapham served with the 116th Evacuation Hospital during World War II in the European Theater of Operations. Chester assisted with providing care for former prisoners of Dachau concentration camp after the camp's liberation. The collection contains photographs of the camp and letters describing the unit's work setting up a hospital at Dachau and a Typhus epidemic.

Dates: Created: 1944-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-1945; Other: Date acquired: 09/08/2004