Battle of Wakde-Sarmi Collection

April 27, 1905
Manuscript Collection #956
Physical description
0.004 Cubic Feet, 1 container, 1 item, 1 volume
Preferred Citation
Battle of Wakde-Sarmi Collection (#956), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Administrative information
Custodial History

October 23, 2003, (unprocessed) 1 item, 0.004 cubic feet; The Battle of Wakde-Sarmi [April - October 1944], by William Stuart Morgan, Jr. (©1975 William Stuart Morgan, Jr.) pertaining to the defeat of the Japanese Army's 36th Division, on the north shore of Dutch New Guinea [West Irian] by the 6th U.S. Army's Tornado Task Force, commanded by Brig. General Jens A. Doe, consisting of the reinforced 163d Regimental Combat Team of the 41st Infantry Division, and Naval Task Force 77, commanded by Rear Admiral N, Fechteler. Donor: Maj. William S. Morgan, Jr. (USMC, ret.)

Source of acquisition

Gift of William S. Morgan, Jr.

Processing information

Encoded by Mark Custer, January 2, 2008

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Key terms
Corporate Names
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 41st
United States. Navy. Fleet, 7th
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--New Guinea