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Kiska Island (Alaska)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Edwin Brenton papers

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 1998 Box, Folder: 98.0391 - Folder 1
Identifier: 98.0391
Scope and Contents

The collection relates to Arthur Edwin Brenton who served aboard the USS  Pennsylvania battleship during World War II in the Pacific Campaign as a member of the U.S. Marine Guard.  The collection includes a diary, typed transcript of the diary, personal papers, newspaper clippings, as well as ship's newsletters.

Dates: Created: 1942-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1944; Other: Date acquired: 06/16/1998

George W. Griffith collection

 Collection — 13.0015 - Box 1
Identifier: 13.0015
Content Description

This collection relates to George W. Griffith who served with the 201st Infantry Regiment during the Aleutian Islands Campaign during World War II. This collection contains diaries, photographs, and souvenirs from Griffith's time in the Aleutian Islands, Alaska. Diaries include entries related to the Pearl Harbor attack and the Japanese occupation of the Attu and Kiska Islands.

Dates: 1941-1943; Date accessioned: 2019-09-09

Reserve Officers Association collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 14.0016
Content Description

This collection relates to the Reserve Officers Association and the experience of its members during World War Two.

Dates: 1939-2007; Other: Date accessioned: 2021-04-16