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Armed Forces

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Ben Byrnes collection of Earl Ceedric James WWI letters, 1917-1921

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-037
Scope and Contents Letters and photographs from Earl C. James to his mother, Emily James, and sisters Gwynneth James and Daisy James, describe basic service training at Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas, and his service overseas, where he was assigned to Battery F 5th, Field Artillery. Photocopied correspondence between the U. S. Army and the James family discusses the soldier's death 1919 April 21 and return of his body from Germany to the United States. Earl Jones was killed in a motocycle accident, in Simmern,...
Dates: 1917-1921, undated

Ben Byrnes collection of Rumsey Bissell Marston WWI letters, 1918-1919

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-022
Scope and Contents This collection contains twelve letters written by Rumsey Bissell Marston just prior to and during his deployment to France and Great Britain during WWI to his father, mother, brother and sisters. Additional items in the collection are: his military service record, a photograph, a drawing, and the envelopes in which the letters were sent.
Dates: 1918 - 1919

Gerald E. Leeds's School of Aerial Photography lecture notes, 1918

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-022
Scope and Contents Gerald Leeds kept this notebook to record all his class notes at a time when there were no textbooks on the subject of photography. This notebook was kept as an important resource for future classes and any future students to the School of Aerial Photography in Miami, FL.There are 96 pages total bound in this 9"x 6.25" green 3-ring binder. 63 pages are handwritten and 33 pages are typed to copy the handwritten information. These pages contain class notes on various aspects of...
Dates: 1918

William M. O'Brien publications of "B" Co., 20th Infantry Battalion, USMCR documents, 1990-2003

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-037
Scope and Contents One folder, collection contains four documents from four different years. They are dedicated to" 262 men who were members of "B" Company, 20th Infantry Battalion, USMCR, Tulsa, Oklahoma..." Wm.M. O'Bien was the creator, publisher, and source. There is a July, 1990, "Memories" pamphlet, with photos and news paper article copies and some recollections by W M O'Brien., an Aug.5th , 1995, 45th reunion magazine with group photos and lists of entire B Co. and KIA list and copies of proclomations by...
Dates: 1990 - 2003