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World War, 1939-1945 -- Battlefields -- France

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Armed Services Edition book collection

 Collection — Object All
Identifier: 2015-012-r
Overview This collection consists of several small Armed Services Edition books printed for distribution to American military servicemen/women overseas during World War II from 1943 to 1946. The books feature an array of non-fiction titles as well as classics, poetry, cartoons, biographies and fiction titles of various genres. The published books are complete works and not merely digests.
Dates: 1943-1946

Maurice Edwin Becker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 3-5
Identifier: 2014-161-w-r
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of PFC. Maurice Edwin Becker, USA, to his mother and father during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 April 6-1945 February 11

O.V. "Jack" Burgman Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 6
Identifier: 2017-261-w-r
Overview This collectin contains eight correspondence from Anne Kallas to her fiancee SSgt O.V. "Jack" Burgman, USAAF, and eone return letter during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 May 11-1944 June 3

Andrew Carroll Second World War newspapers

 Collection — Box Oversize 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 2015-065-w-r
Overview This collection consists of three newspapers and one brochure from World War Two.
Dates: 1945

Charles E. Conn Second World War collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-021-s-r
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of Sergeant Charles E. Conn, United States Army and his wife, Mary Ann (Maki) Conn, during the Second World War. Also included are other correspondence, photographs, ephemera, postcards, cards, and various realia collected during the war.
Dates: 1941 - 1946

D.F. Constantine Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 7
Identifier: 2017-271-w-r
Overview This collection contains three correspondence from SSgt D.F. Constantine, USA, to his wife Virginia A. Constantine during the Second World War.
Dates: 1945 March 14-1945 April 6

Arthur L. Hecht papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-059-s-r
Overview This collection contains the diaries, photographs and realia of Col. Arthur L. Hecht, USA created between 1941-1980.
Dates: 1941-05-28 - 1980-10-30

John Homa Second World War correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-045-wc-r
Overview This collection contains one photocopy of a typed letter sent by Lt. John Homa during the Second World War. Also included is one color photograph of a military medal shadowbox that belonged to Lt. Homa.
Dates: 1945 May 19 - 2002 July 23

Leatherby family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2018-009-s-r
Overview The Leatherby family papers consist of financial and business documents as well as other materials belonging to Ralph William Leatherby and his family. The collection also includes items pertaining to the individual achievements of the family, photographs, and other various items.
Dates: 1946 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1999

Norman A. Moore Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 10
Identifier: 2017-277-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence and other materials pertaining to Maj. Norman A. Moore, USA, during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 May 5-1945 May 20

James N. Morton Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 12
Identifier: 2017-288-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Capt. James N. Morton, USAAF, to his family during the Second World War, as well as one letter from his son, Sgt. James E. Morton, USA, to his sister Barbara.
Dates: 1943 May 14-1979 February 28; Majority of material found within 1943 May 14-1944 August 14

Joseph R. Richardson Second World War photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-022-s-r
Overview This collection contains Second World War era photographs, news clippings, and ephemera belonging to Second Lieutenant Joseph R. Richardson, United States Army.
Dates: 1937 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1945

Bernard Francis Roberts Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 81, Folder: 9-12, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: 2017-241-w-r
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of SGT Bernard F. Roberts, USA written to his wife, Cecile. The collection includes photos and military documents.
Dates: 1944 December - 1947 November 12

Series 1, Correspondence from William Fee., 1943 - 1945

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence from William Fee. The bulk of the material is addressed to his father Dwight Fee and discusses William's daily routines in the Army. This series contains letters and casual notes, hand drawn diagrams and a few magazines clippings. Subjects of conversation include, training with an assortment of weapons, types of drills, various training exercises, deployment to France and recovery from being wounded. Of interest are a series of hand-written notes...
Dates: 1943 - 1945

Series 1, Diaries and address books, 1944 - 1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains the diaries and address books of Col. Arthur L. Hecht between 1944 and 1980. Included are 25 handwritten diaries, two address books, two travel diaries, and transcriptions for the 1944 and 1945 diaries. The diaries are kept in their original blue, linen-lined box, the transcriptions are in folder 1.
Dates: 1944 - 1980

Series 2, Correspondence, 1944 - 1945

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence from or concerning Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa during the Second World War to her family. In October 1944, she wrote her family from Belgium and described the day to day of her time in Europe, adding a photograph with a young Belgian soldier. In December 1944, she wrote her sister and mentioned Paris being boring, and maybe visiting GI's in the hospital "for some excitement." In September 1945, a telegram was sent from the American Red Cross to her mother...
Dates: 1944 - 1945

Series 4, William Fee Retrospective Diary., 1944 - 1945

 Series — Box WWII 5, Folder: 39
Scope and Contents This series contains a transcription of a retrospective diary, written by William Fee, titled "With the Eleventh Armored Division in the Battle of the Bulge". In this diary, Fee gives a detailed account of his experience as a PFC (private first class), in the light machine gun squad of the 55th Armored Infantry Battalion, 11th Armored Division. This diary recounts the Ardennes campaign, December 1944 through January 1945. The diary focuses on the 11th Armored Divisions time in combat and...
Dates: 1944 - 1945

Series 6, Medals, 1941 - 1955

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains medals earned by Col. Arthur L. Hecht, USA for his services before and during the Second World War, occupation of Japan, the Korean War, and the National Guard. In the frame are nine medals; American Defense Medal, WWII Army of Occupation Medal, American Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle East Campaign Medal, Victory Medal WWII, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, and the Army National Guard Armed Forces Reserve Medal. Included is a photograph of the...
Dates: 1941 - 1955

Mildred Sutton Second World War correspondence, photographs and other materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-074-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence to Mildred Sutton from family and friends serving during the Second World War. Also included are photographs of the soldiers and other materials.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 February 16 - 1949 May 13

John F. Wade Second World War memorabilia collection

 Collection — Document-box 1, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2016-019-s-r
Overview This collection contains memorabilia collected by Sergeant John F. Wade, United States Army Air Force during and after the Second World War. Included are a photo album, identification card, pamphlets and pictorial book about Sgt. Wade's unit, the 9th Air Force Service Command.
Dates: 1944 - 1956

Ralph M. Wefel Second World War combat diary

 Collection — Document-box 1
Identifier: 2016-020-s-r
Overview This collection contains the combat diary of Staff Sergeant Ralph M. Wefel, United States Army Air Force from the Second World War. Also included are supplementary items such as identification cards, notes, and rosters.
Dates: 1942-07 - 1985-09; Majority of material found within 1942-07 - 1945-10