World Wars and Other Non-Civil War Conflicts Collections
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(Wiley) World War I Letters, 1918-1919 (M426)
Copies of letters written soldier in 28th Division, 112th Infantry and photographs
of Company headquarters in France, .25 cu.ft.
(Edna) Papers, 1937-1995 (M 403)
Materials relating to her service as a W.A.S.P. during World War II, 1.2 cu.ft.
Bullock (Pat H.) World War II Papers, 1942-1946
Papers, records, and memorabilia relating to his service as military scout in
Philippine Islands during World War II, .20 cu.ft.
Camp McCain, Mississippi World War II Slides,
Twenty-two color slides taken by Lt. Omer Austin Heacox while stationed at Camp
McCain (near Grenada, Mississippi during World War II, 22 items.
Camp Shelby History Collection, 1918-1971
Photograph, newspaper clippings, postcards, correspondence relating to history
of Camp Shelby, an armed forces training camp located near Hattiesburg, Mississippi,
(Dr. Joseph H.) Papers, 1944-1999 (M428)
Newsletters, photographs, other relating to his service in 107th Engineering
Batallion in the Battle of the Bulge during World War II, .25 cu.ft.
(Frederic Price) Scrapbook, 1917-1964 (M 411)
Documenting his World War I experiences and his journalistic career with the
New Orleans Times-Picayune, .25 cu. ft.
Fike (Claude E.) World War II Diary, 1941-1993
Diary, ship's log, memoirs, correspondence, memorabilia concerning his service
in the U.S. Navy with the Seventh Fleet near New Guinea, .9 cu.ft.
Force (Caroline) WWII Collection, 1943-1965
Letters from her son in the South Pacific, 8 items.
Frobenius (Courtney L.) Vietnam Research Collection, 1948-1995 (M396)
Materials pertaining to the Vietnam War and the Republic of Vietnam, including
his military service from 1968 to 1970. 1.40 cu.ft.
(Guy L.) WWII Collection, 1943-1945; 1999
Documents, memoirs, and photographs relating to the Army Air Corps Crash Boat
Base in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, where Sgt. Guy L. Gammon was stationed during
World War II. The collection includes 43 photographs of the base and its vessels,
.25 cu. ft.
(William) World War II Okinawa Photographs, 1943-1946 (M421)
Taken by Gaudet while stationed on Okinawa during World War II, .5 cu.ft.
(Reagan L.) Research Collection, circa 1918-1944
An assortment of materials relating to Camp Shelby, Mississippi, during World
War I and II, .3 cu.ft.
War Collection, 1990
Newspaper articles about Texas oil worker held hostage by Iraq, including his
diary, 1 item
(Waverly D.) Papers (M429)
Correspondence, land-related documents, photographs and other materials relating to the life of World War II veteran, Waverly Dunlap Hanley, 1.35 cu. ft.
Harper (William E.) Muster Out Record, 1898 (M
Spanish-American War muster out record of Mississippian Harper, 1 item.
Hatcher (William H.) Memories of World War
Paratrooper in the European Theater and member of General Eisenhower's Honor
Guard, 1 item.
Letters written by members of the Henry, Rowell, and Waldrup families of Jasper County, Mississippi, during the first two decades of the twentieth century, 0.9 cu. ft.
Hill (Chester W.) World War II Memoirs, 1939-1946
Typescripts of his memoirs of service in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific, 1 folder.
Howe (Orville F.) Letter, 1882 (M 150)
Letter from Howe in response to request of Harper's Weekly for sketches
of the War of 1812, 1 item.
Kline (Matthew J.) Collection, 1996-1997
Narrative of his trip with his uncle to Vietnam revisiting sites where his uncle
had served during the Vietnam War, 3 items.
Lee Guard History, 1920-1921
Printed history of military unit formed in 1885 at Mississippi A&M College,
now Mississippi State University, 1 item.
Leech (Andrew Candler) World War II Diary, 1943-1945
Diary of his experiences in the European Theater, .25 cu.ft.
Little (Pvt. James H.) World War I Memory Book,
Scrapbook containing military documents, newsletters, photographs, and narrative
about his service in France in the 147th Aero Pursuit Squadron of the U.S. Army
Air Service, 1 vol.
McNutt (Opie Lee) World War II Collection,
1943-1944 (M 401)
Letters and government documents relating to the military service and death
in action of Pvt. McNutt from Crawford, Mississippi, .25 cu.ft.
Minn (Jim) World War II Memories, 1999
Audio cassette and notes regarding his service in the 14th Armored Division
of the U.S. Army in France and Germany, 2 items.
The Mobile Riverine
Force Association Vietnam Research Collection
Photocopies of Combat After Action Reports and Duty Officer's Log for 3rd Battalion,
60th Infantry (1968), .25 cu.ft.
Morris (Toxey) Collection, 1966-68; 1995
This collection is from Toxey Morris' private collection of memorabilia from his active duty time as ship's surgeon on the U.S.S. Tripoli during the Vietnam War, 1 cu. ft.
Oakman (Jack H.) World War II Memoir, 1941-1945
His reminiscences of service in the European Theater and as a prisoner of war,
Okinawa World War II Photographs, 1945 (M 283)
Taken during the invasion by U.S. Marines, 14 items.
Pittman (Alvy Ray) World War II Memoir (M374)
This collection consists of a World War II Memoir compiled by Sgt. Alvy Ray Pittman, U.S. Marine Corps, and a paper written about Sgt. Pittman by his daughter, Beth Harrison, titled "A Common Virtue." Written circa 2002, the memoir spans the period 1942 - 1945.
Rimer (Wendell D.) Papers, 1944-1945 (M394)
Photographs, correspondence, service medals,and news clippings documenting his
service as secretary to the U.S. Army's War Crimes Investigating Commission
in Germany during World War II, .80 cu.ft.
Smith (Rufus and Carolyn) World War I Collection,
Photographs, newsletters, postcards, brochure from World War I, .25 cu.ft.
Spanish-American War Documents, 1898, 1937
An 1898 discharge and a 1937 broadside comparing this war with the Civil War
and World War I, 2 items.
Sundell (Carl H.) World War II Memoir, 1995,
Account of the author's experiences aboard a U.S. Navy coastal transport vessel
out of New Guinea, commanded by former USM Dean of Liberal Arts Dr. Claude Fike,
Taylor (Riley) World War II Memoir, 1990
Manuscript of Taylor's memories of service in the 4th Infantry Division of the
U.S. Army in the European Theater as written by his wife, 1 item.
Trebotich (John L.) World War II Collection,
Photograph documenting his service and that of his five brothers in World War
II, 1 item.
Trommer (Karl) Letter, 1949
Letter from Trommer in the Russian Zone in Germany to his pen pal in Hattiesburg,
Mississippi, 5 items.
Tucker (Rev. Elton Cartis)
Materials in this collection pertain primarily to the donor's service in the
U.S. Army during World War II.
United States Army Ordnance Corps Letter, 1826
On the subject of arms for state militia, 1 item.
U.S. Army World War II Recruiting Posters,
Copies of a recruiting poster, 2 items.
U.S.S. Biloxi Collection, 1944-1945
Photographs, ship's newsletter, newspaper clippings, and a menu from the only
U.S. Navy ship named for a Mississippi city, 1 folder.
Wheat (Roy M.) Papers, 1945-1992 (M 265)
Correspondence, video, other documenting the life and early death in the Vietnam
War of this Congressional Medal of Honor winner, 1.55. cu.ft.
July 10, 2009