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World War, 1939-1945 -- Africa, North

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

John A.Chinn Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 73, Folder: 1-21
Identifier: 2016-004-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by SSG John Chinn, USAAF, to his wife Erma Chinn during World War Two.
Dates: 1942 - 1945

John Stewart Dolcater Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 17, Folder: 9
Identifier: 2017-561-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Sgt. John Stewart Dolcater to his mother Alma during the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 January 2-1944 April 28

Malcolm F. Farmer Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 11, Folder: 11-15
Identifier: 2015-110-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from 2LT Malcolm French Farmer, USA, to his mother during the Second World War, as well as photographs and some biographical information.
Dates: 1943 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1945

George Hall Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 1, Folder: 16-17, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2014-057-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Sgt. George Hall, USA, to Lorraine "Lorry" Natzke during the Second World War. Also included are one photograph of Hall dated January 1944, signed "With love George" and correspondence from the Veteran's Administration dated 1978.
Dates: 1943 February 4 - 1945 August 1

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

Frederick Hecht papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-060-s-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence, photographs, documents and realia pertaining to the military service and death in combat of Private First Class Frederick Hecht during the Second World War.
Dates: 1941-02-07 - 2013-01-02

"Mansfield Cousins" Second World War correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 14, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2018-110-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from several relations of the Wappner family from Mansfield, Ohio sent to William and Helen Wappner, during the Second World War. The correspondence were sent from brothers, cousins and a friend of Helen's husband, William H. Wappner, as well as one from her brother to her sister. Also included are several photographs, biographies of each author, and some clippings.
Dates: 1941 October 31-1946 November 28

James Nelson (Snakey) McNutt Second World War collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-321-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Lt. James Nelson (Snakey) McNutt, USA, to his wife Moydale Neuman McNutt during the Second World War. It also includes two diaries written by McNutt as well as the book, Seek, Strike, Destroy which featured McNutt's diaries and digital media containing information pertaining to what was written in the letters and diaries and photos.
Dates: 1941 February 11-1945 October 31

Paul J. Parks Second World War correspondence, photographs and memorabilia

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-046-w-r
Overview This collection contains approximately 170 letters from Cpl. Paul J. Parks, USAAC to his wife Sylvia during the Second World War. Also included are several pieces of memorabilia and some photographs sent home by Cpl. Parks.
Dates: 1942 November 28 - 1945 November 9

Series 1. Correspondence from Frederick Hecht, 1941 February 7 - 1943 March 15

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 15 correspondence from Private First Class Frederick Hecht to his sister and brother-in-law Marie Hecht Kaplan and Nathan Kaplan, his brother Arthur Lee Hecht, his mother and father Lillian and Samuel Hecht, and his sister and brother-in-law Ann Hecht Weiss and Samuel Weiss during the Second World War. In his letters, Frederick asks his family to write more often. He also talks about receiving his Silver Star in North Africa during the landings in 1942. One of the letters,...
Dates: 1941 February 7 - 1943 March 15

Series 3, Eugene R. Wappner, 1943-05-28 - 1943-10-15

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains five v-mail sent by PhM Eugene R. Wappner, USN during the Second World War as well as four photographs of PHM Wappner taken during the war. The photographs are copies of originals. One of the photographs is with his brother TSgt. Richard Wappner, USA in North Africa in May 1943.
Dates: 1943-05-28 - 1943-10-15

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

Series 8, John R. Gilmore, 1941-10-31 - 1943-09-22

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains materials relating to Capt. John R. Gilmore, USAAF during the Second World War. Included are one v-mail, one graduation flyer from the Air Corps Advanced Flying School, two photographs and three photocopies of clippings and an invitation to the graduation. The photographs are of Lt. Gilmore and his father, and one of him with his wife, Clarabelle and child John R. Gilmore, Jr. The clippings describe his acceptance as a flying cadet and a letter he sent home...
Dates: 1941-10-31 - 1943-09-22

Christopher Smith Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-013-w-r
Overview This collection contains 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

Hubert Albert Spurgin Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-094-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters, travel materials, ephemera and news clippings from Pvt. Hubert A. Spurgin, USA.
Dates: 1942 January 1-1944 December 12

Frederick L. Steinberg Second World War Collection

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 33, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-427-w-r
Overview This collection contains eight correspondence with transcriptions from Sgt. Frederick L. Steinberg, USAAC to his sister Ruth during the Second World War, as well as two transcribed articles and three reproductions of photographs of Sgt. Steinberg with fellow crew members and his brother, Richard Steinberg who was also in the US Army. Also included with the collection is a war record and narrative, typed, that was written by Sgt. Steinberg and given to Ruth that provides a narrative and personal...
Dates: 1943 October 29 - 1944 September 23

Anthony J. Stupar Second World War correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 34, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-242-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by T/5 Anthony J. Stupar, USA to his wife Stella during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 April 5 - 1945 November 7

Nick G. Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 6, Folder: 12-18, Folder: 1-7
Identifier: 2014-055-w-r
Overview This collection contains original and photocopied correspondence between Sgt. Nick G. Vasos, USA and his family during the Second World War. The collection also includes supplementary material such as a biographical video disc, photos, and draft and assignment cards for Sgt. Vasos.
Dates: 1935 August 28 - 1942 December 27; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1942

Merrill and Dolores Walker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box 1-2
Identifier: 2016-026-s-r
Overview This collection consists of 260 correspondence to and between Lieutenant Merrill Ludwig Walker, United States Army Air Force and his wife Dolores Lorraine (Kimbro) Walker before and during the Second World War. Included are letters between the Walkers and other authors as well as greeting cards, papers, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1938 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1944

Wickman Family Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 104, Folder: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-602-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence to members of the Wickman family of Springfield, Massachusetts during the Second World War, as well as various other correspondence.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 March 31 - 1944 September 24

John Wojewoda Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 14
Identifier: 2017-222-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters and photocopied V-mail correspondence from Sgt. John Wojewoda, 351st Infantry, USA, during the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 December 22-1944 May 8