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World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment and supplies

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 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

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

Sidney Dashevsky Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 5
Identifier: 2017-507-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from SF 1/c Sidney Dashevsky, USN, to his fiancee Emily Van Gelder during the Second World War. SF Dashevsky was was deployed for almost the entire time he knew her during this correspondence, from 1943 to 1946.
Dates: 1943 January 10-1946 January 18

Franz DeVault Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 6, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2014-121-w-rd
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Cpl. Franz DeVault to his family during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 October 27-1945 May 4

Richard N. Doolittle Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-085-w-r
Overview This collection consists of original correspondence from LT Richard N. Doolittle, USN to his wife, Ruth Doolittle, during the Second World War, as well as various correspondence to the Doolittles before the war began and some ephemera from time spent overseas. Also included is a summary inventory created by the donor that lists dates, summaries, and locations of each letter in the collection.
Dates: 1940-12 - 1945-05

Dayle E. Gibson Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 105, Folder: 4-5, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2018-167-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence to and from Pvt. Dayle E. Gibson, USA during the Second World War. The letters written by Gibson were sent to Hattie M. Newman. The letters sent to Gibson were written by his friend, Luther Mayers.
Dates: 1943 July 25 - 1945 October 26

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

Louis E. Kearney Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 6, Folder: 2-4
Identifier: 2015-059-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters, photographs and and photocopied correspondence from Lt Col Louis E. Kearney, USAF.
Dates: 1943 - 1951

Corporal Raymond Frank McRoberts World War Two militaria collection

 Collection — Box (1)
Identifier: 2015-023-s-r
Overview This collection is a gift of Penni McRoberts, granddaughter of Corporal Raymon Frank McRoberts. It contains one Class A uniform jacket (US Marines), one Purple Heart medal, seven ribbons, one photograph, and a box with two shell bracelets from Guadalcanal, South Pacific.
Dates: 1941-1945

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

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

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, Photographs, 1943 - 1948

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 87 small photographs in black and white depicting the time that Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa spent with the American Red Cross Clubmobiles in Japan. There are photos of Japanese locals, the Clubmobiles and the women that ran them, Japanese architecture, Nagasaki and the aftermath of bombings, horse riding, and some other shots of men in uniform. There is also a group of photographs depicting a small military function, perhaps a small parade, on a baseball diamond. ...
Dates: 1943 - 1948

Series 2, Correspondence from Steven Powers, 1943 April 2 - 1945 August 7

 Series — Box WWII 87, Folder: 17, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents This series contains fourteen letters and one postcard from Cpl. Steven D. Powers, USA to Joyce Smith during the Second World War. The postcard is undated and includes a photo of Arolsen, Germany (original by Fliegeraufnahme). Cpl. Powers' correspondence began on April 2, 1943 from Camp Hulen, Texas. Three of the letters are addressed to Joyce's father, Maj. L.A. Smith at Headquarters 30th Battalion, Camp Wallace, Texas. His discussion mostly revolves around training, inspection,...
Dates: 1943 April 2 - 1945 August 7

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

Christopher Smith Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-013-w-r
Overview This collection consists of correspondence to and from Capt. Christopher Smith, USA during the Second World War. The collection also includes photographs and ephemera, as well as a code key letter written at the time for the family to be able to avoid the censors.
Dates: 1942 March 17-1945 December

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

Gretchen H. Yoffa Red Cross Clubmobile photographs and other material

 Collection — Document-box 5
Identifier: 2018-012-s-r
Overview This is a collection of photographs and other materials from Captain Gretchen H. Yoffa of the Red Cross Clubmobiles during the Second World War and after. The collection includes several photographs, and identification card, some correspondence, and miscellaneous items.
Dates: 1943 - 1948