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37 results for World War, 1939-1945—Personal narratives, American
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William Stamps Howard, Jr., Papers (Manuscript Collection #356)

Papers (1930-1949) consisting of correspondence, dispatches, military records, photographs, newspaper, clippings, journal, log book, and miscellaneous.

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Edward P. Leahy Papers (Manuscript Collection #311)

Papers (1943-1945) consisting of a memoir, with preface, maps, table of content, describing the author's experiences in Co. D., 20th Marines (Engineers), 4th Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, including the battles for the Marshall Islands, Saipan, Tinian, and Iwo Jima.

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Saunders Family Collection (Manuscript Collection #964)

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Alvin Arthur Fahrner Papers (Manuscript Collection #202)

Papers (1939-1952) consisting of correspondence, orders, reports, memos, newsletters, clippings, post cards, financial records, and miscellaneous.

5.
John W. Newsom Papers (Manuscript Collection #634)

Papers (1937-1962) including correspondence, journals, maps, dispatches, orders, educational material, flight log, pilot names, etc.

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Victor Delano Papers (Manuscript Collection #539)

Accounts (1941-1986) of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and duty in the USS West Virginia, by Victor Delano; also Familygrams, photographic prints, and program, ca. 1965, by Captain Delano relating to his command of Amphibious Squadron Eight; also two packets of drawings of Admiral Horatio Nelson's flagship, H.M.S. VICTORY, 1970; and an article, entitled “TOP SECRET COMPHIBPAC OPERATIONS PLAN A11-45: The Story of the Invasion of Jap...

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Steacy D. Hicks Diary (Manuscript Collection #654)

Diary (1944-1946) including detail activities, description of radio broadcast, propaganda pertaining to American casualties, views of World War II.

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Richard Norman Tetlie Collection (Manuscript Collection #934)

A collection of Lt. Richard Norman Tetlie’s military service records (1943-1946) and the official records of the USS New York’s lengthy service in the U.S. Navy (1914-1948). As an officer during World War II, Lt. Tetlie trained recruits at the Ship-to-Shore Division of the Fort Emory Detachment, Landing Craft School, Coronado, CA, in the fundamentals of the amphibious ship-to-shore maneuver. He then served as the USS ...

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John W. Graham Papers (Manuscript Collection #457)

Papers (1941-1943) including notes book, sketches, reduction in losses, types of ships, types of mines, instruction on navigation, etc.

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Thomas C. Buell Papers (Manuscript Collection #538)

Papers (1941-1945) including typescript anecdotes, information on decoding a message, problems on variety of food, toilet articles, and miscellaneous.

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Fairfax Kirkwood Dillon Papers (Manuscript Collection #189)

Papers (1917-1962) consisting of correspondence, wartime photographs, newspaper clippings, military orders.

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Douglas R. Woodworth Diary (Manuscript Collection #333)

Collection consists of a diary (1944-1945) kept by Sgt. Douglas R. Woodworth, a radio operator serving with a B-24 bomber crew attached to the 1st Division of the 8th United States Army Air Force, while stationed in England during World War II.

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Walter Francis Larson Papers (Manuscript Collection #90)

Papers (1844-1945) consisting memoir, diary, photographs, description of imprisonment, prisoner of war camp, diary, move on foot covering 603 miles, wartime log.

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Jules James Papers (Manuscript Collection #223)

Papers (1907-1968) documenting the U.S. Naval career (1910-1946) of Admiral Jules James consisting of correspondence of Naval travels, logbook, diaries, newspapers clippings, radio press news.

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U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation Collection: Jack Burgeman Papers (Manuscript Collection #677-002)

Papers (1943-1946) including correspondence, war diaries, photographs, newspaper, and a poem.