Ira Thomas Wyche Papers, 1941-1962

(Manuscript Collection #210)

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  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      Biographical sketches
    • Folder b
      201 File for the 74th Field Artillery Brigade
    • Folder c
      Field orders for the 74th Field Artillery Brigade
    • Folder d
      201 File for the 79th Infantry Division
    • Folder e
      Diary, March 1944-August 1945
    • Folder f
      Diary, June 1946-January 1947
  • Box 2
    • Folder a
      201 File, 1942-1945
    • Folder b
      Field and administrative orders for the 79th Infantry Division, (1944)
    • Folder c
      Field orders for XV Corps and 79th Infantry Division, (1944)
  • Box 3
    • Folder a
      Field and administrative Orders for the 79th Infantry Division, (1944-1945)
    • Folder b
      G-2 periodic reports for the 79th Infantry Division, (1944)
    • Folder c
      Miscellaneous file, (1945)
  • Box 4
    • Folder a
      General orders to troops, (1942-1945)
    • Folder b
      Field and administrative orders with G-4 periodic reports, (1944)
    • Folder c
      79th Division staff meeting records, (1944)
    • Folder d
      Personal orders, (1945-1946)
    • Folder e
      Reference and technical material, (1942-1944)
    • Folder f
      Correspondence with the Commanding General of the 36th Infantry Division, (1942)
  • Box 5
    • Folder a-c
      After-action reports of VIII Corps, 1944-1945
    • Folder d
      Field orders of VIII Corps, 1944-1945
    • Folder e
      Lecture to VIII Corps, Oct. 1, 1945
  • Box 6
    • Folder a
      79th Divisional history
    • Folder b
      VIII Corps history
    • Folder c
      Pamphlets: "The story of the 79th," "Combat divisions of World War II," "Dictionary of U.S. Army terms"
    • Folder d
      Maps of the combat route of the 79th Infantry Division
  • Box 7
    • Folder a-e
      79th Divisional commendation awards correspondence (U.S. and French unit citations, Legion of Merit and Army commendation ribbons)
    • Folder f
      Departure ceremony photographs
  • Box 8
    • Folder a
      79th Infantry Division unit citation correspondence, 1946
    • Folder b
      Correspondence concerning division members, 1946-1947
    • Folder c
      Correspondence concerning reactivation of the 79th Infantry Division, 1945-1947
    • Folder d
      Correspondence concerning 79th Division Association, 1946-1959
    • Folder e
      Personal reference material
    • Folder f
      PRO-pictures
Box 9
Operation flashpoint records for the 79th Division--Rhine crossing, March 1945
  • Box 11
    • Folder a
      Personal correspondence, 1938-1944
    • Folder b
      Correspondence with Lt. Gen. Richardson, 1942-1943
    • Folder c
      Correspondence, 1944-1946
  • Box 12
    • Folder a
      Correspondence with superiors, 1942-1943
    • Folder b
      79th Divisional training material, 1942-1943
    • Folder c
      Requests for souvenirs, 1944-1945
    • Folder d
      Personal correspondence, 1942-1943
    • Folder e
      Personal correspondence III Corps, 1946
  • Box 13
    • Folder a
      Personal orders, 1942-1947
    • Folder b
      Personal correspondence, 1946-1947
    • Folder c
      Correspondence regarding club memberships, 1946-1947
    • Folder d
      Personal correspondence, 1946-1947
    • Folder e
      Officer interview board #1, 1946
  • Box 14
    • Folder a
      Personal correspondence, 1947-1948
    • Folder b
      Correspondence relating to speeches, 1947
    • Folder c
      Personal correspondence, 1947-1948
    • Folder d-e
      Lt. Gen. John C. H. Lee affair material, 1947
    • Folder f
      Correspondence, 1947-1948
  • Box 15
    • Folder a
      Correspondence, 1947-1948
    • Folder b
      Officer evaluation reports
    • Folder c
      Correspondence concerning former 79'ers, 1946
    • Folder d
      "Universal military training for young men" material, 1945-1946
    • Folder e
      III Corps informational material
    • Folder f
      Appointment as Inspector General material and miscellaneous items, 1946-1948
    • Folder g
      79th Infantry Division and VIII Corps miscellaneous items
Box 16
World peace files
  • Box 17
    • Folder a
      Speech file, 1947-1948
    • Folder b
      Speeches by others, 1946
    • Folder c
      News commentary by Cedric Foster, 1947-1949
  • Box 18
    • Folder a
      Political correspondence, 1947, 1957, 1962
    • Folder b
      Correspondence with political candidates, 1960
    • Folder c
      Army organization tables, 1945
    • Folder d
      Periodical and newspapers clippings (WWII era)
    • Folder e-f
      Photographs, 1946, undated
  • Box 19
    • Folder a
      Wyche family material and miscellaneous items
    • Folder b
      The Reverend John Tillett family history (including Allison history and Wyche history)by Charles W. Allison
Map Folder m1
Oversize maps

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