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World War, 1939-1945 -- Africa, North

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 20 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

"Mansfield Cousins" Second World War correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 13
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.

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.

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.

Series 1. Correspondence from Frederick Hecht, 1941-02-07 - 1943-03-15

 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,...

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.

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...

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...

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.

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.

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...

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.

Nick G. Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 6, Folder: 12-18
Identifier: 2014-055-w-r
Overview This collection consists of original and photopied 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.

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.

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.

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.