Kirby Singleton Papers

1944-1945
Manuscript Collection #1302
Creator(s)
Singleton, Kirby
Physical description
0.5 Cubic Feet, 1 oversize folder, consisting of maps
Preferred Citation
Kirby Singleton Papers (#1302), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

Collection contains World War II maps previously belonging to CPL Kirby Singleton of the 71st Armored Field Artillery Battalion. Included are maps of the movements of the 71st Armored F.A.B. and Battery "B" of the 387th AA (AW) Battalion for July 28, 1944, through May 9, 1945; map showing the advance of the 5th Armored "Victory Division" from the Rhine River to the Elbe River March 31 through April 23, 1945; and a portion of the 5th Armored Division map (undated) showing movements in France, Luxembourg, and Germany.


Administrative information
Custodial History

October 14, 2017, (unprocessed), 0.5 cubic feet; Collection contains World War II maps previously belonging to CPL Kirby Singleton of the 71st Armored Field Artillery Battalion. Included are maps of the movements of the 71st Armored F.A.B. and Battery "B" of the 387th AA (AW) Battalion for July 28, 1944, through May 9, 1945; map showing the advance of the 5th Armored "Victory Division" from the Rhine River to the Elbe River March 31 through April 23, 1945; and a portion of the 5th Armored Division map (undated) showing movements in France, Luxembourg, and Germany. Gift of Carl Hartsfield.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Carl Hartsfield

Copyright notice

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