William B. Shirdan papers
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This collection contains letters to Shirdan's family in Montgomery, Alabama, written while he was serving in Europe during World War II. It also includes a letter from the War Department regarding his burial arrangements, a small number of mementos, and a letter from Milton, Shirdan's brother, to their mother.
- 1944 - 1947
- Majority of material found within 1944 - 1945
- Shirdan, William B. (Person)
African American soldier from Montgomery, Alabama, who served in the 310th Quartermaster Railhead Company during World War II.
0.2 Linear Feet (34 items)
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Letters from this African American soldier who served in the 310th Quartermaster Railhead Company during World War II to his family in Montgomery, Alabama.
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