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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Newspaper, Chicago Daily Tribune, March 8, 1945, March 8, 1945

 File — Box 2903: [1005585033], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents note This newspaper is the front portion of the Chicago Daily Tribune, from Tuesday, May 8, 1945. There is a “V. E. Day – Today” headline at the top of the paper.
Dates: March 8, 1945

Nils and Flora Olson Letters - Letters from Annette Johnson, 1943, 1942-1995

 File — Box 4257.011: [1006214236], Folder: 37
Scope and Contents Letters to Nils and Flora Olson of Rockford, Illinois, from Annette Johnson, Peterson's fiancée in Chicago, Illinois. The letters are newsy and focus mainly on friends and family matters.
Dates: 1942-1995

Nils and Flora Olson Letters - Letters from R. F. Atkins, 1942-1943, 1942-1995

 File — Box 4257.011: [1006214236], Folder: 33
Scope and Contents Letters to Nils and Flora Olson of Rockford, Illinois, from Robert Atkins who served in the Army Air Corps and spent time in England. His letters are newsy and focus mainly on friends and family matters.
Dates: 1942-1995

Nils and Flora Olson Letters - Letters from R. H. Peterson, 1942-1943, 1942-1995

 File — Box 4257.011: [1006214236], Folder: 35
Scope and Contents Letters to Nils and Flora Olson of Rockford, Illinois, from R. H. "Dick" Peterson, who served in the Army also and was stationed in Aftrica and Italy. His letters are newsy and focus mainly on friends and family matters.
Dates: 1942-1995

Photographs, 1940

 Series — Box 1: Series 2013.010 [1006241595]
Identifier: 2013.010
Scope and Contents note This photographic collection consists of six photographs depicting Dewey Stewart, his wife and his mother, right before Dewey went to war.
Dates: 1940

Unit Journal, the 3rd Battalion, 167th Infantry, 31st Infantry Division, July 15, 1944 - October 10, 1945, July 15, 1944 - October 10, 1945

 File — Box 2903: [1005585033], Folder: 1
Scope and Contents note Sgt. Harold L. Bank kept this unit journal from July 15, 1944, until October 10, 1945, from Mindanao, Philippine Islands. It is the Battalion log of the 3rd Battalion, 167th Infantry, 31st Infantry Division. The division was located in the vicinity of Mafin Bay, Dutch New Guinea, along the southeast bank of the Worske River, and then moved to Morotai Island. On December 25, 1944, the 2nd Lieutenant of the 167th Infantry, James D. Spencer, has written an additional note concerning a night...
Dates: July 15, 1944 - October 10, 1945