Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box Single Folder Collections - 2008 Box, Folder: 08.0097- Folder 1
Content Description This collection pertains to Joe Friday and his service in the Army Air Force during World War II in the Pacific Theater of Operation.The collection contains information and photographs of Joe Friday compiled by his son in hopes of finding someone that knew him. The photographs include Joe in service flying different aircrafts, his colleagues and locations of places that he had flown to. The collection also includes a typed document that contains biographical information on Joe's service.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1941-1945
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Master Sergeant James E. Flynn who served as a technician gunner with the 12th Bombardment Group (Medium), 83rd Bombardment Squadron, in North Africa, Italy, and Burma, as well as a photo gunner with the 3rd Photo Reconnaissance Squadron on Guam during World War II. The collection consists of paper memorabilia and material objects from his service from 1942-1945. The medals included a Purple Heart and Air Medal. Flynn served as a member of the prewar U.S. Army and went on to serve in the Korean conflict. His collection consists of documents from his military service, newspaper articles, photographs, silk and cloth maps, medals, and patches. Images of the North...
Dates: Created: 1941-1957; Other: Majority of material found in 1941-1945; Other: Date acquired: 04/20/2007
Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2006 Box, Folder: 06.0082 - Folder 1
Scope and Contents This collection contains a series of stories from The Burman News, a newsletter from Merrill's Marauders Association Inc. This collections contains excerpts of four newsletters ranging from 2005-2006 that detail personal stories of the China Burma India Theater of Operations.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1939-1945; Publication: Majority of material found within 2005-2006
Collection — Box 2019 Single Folder Collections, Folder: 19.0007 - Folder 1
Content Description This collection relates to Captain Joe Gray Sparks who served as a pilot with the 11 Bomb Squadron in the Pacific Theater during World War II. This collection includes a flash memory drive containing scanned copies of letters, documents, photographs, manuscript biography, newspaper articles, and artifacts that belonged to Sparks.
Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2017 Box, Folder: 17.0022 - Folder 1
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Staff Sergeant Laurence H. Sylvester who served with the 2nd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron (Medium) in India and China during World War II. The collection contains letters, newspaper clippings, and identification cards.
Dates: Created: 1945-1962; Other: Date acquired: 09/25/2017