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World War, 1939-1945

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Use for: European War, 1939-1945 ; Second World War, 1939-1945 ; World War 2, 1939-1945 ; World War II, 1939-1945 ; World War Two, 1939-1945 ; WW II (World War, 1939-1945) ; WWII (World War, 1939-1945)

Found in 262 Collections and/or Records:

Alfred Fahlstedt Papers

Identifier: M424
Overview Alfred A. Fahlstedt (12/30/1915 - 6/6/1987) was born in Marquette, Michigan. He served in the United States Air Force for 26 years and retired at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 1967. During World War II, Alfred "Bud" served in the European Theater. The collection consists of his escape maps and some personal papers.

Allen duPont Breck Papers

Identifier: M063
Overview Born in Denver, Allen Dupont Breck graduated from the University of Denver in 1936 and served in World War II. He was a professor of history at DU from 1946 to 1996, during which time he was chair of the history department and wrote the official history of the university. He helped found the Rocky Mountain Medieval Renaissance, Western History, and Western Social Science associations. The Allen duPont Breck Papers contain material he collected in writing his history of the University of Denver.

Anderson, Margaret Smith, 1994 April 12

Identifier: BPL-anderson
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the effect of World War II on the lives of Republic County people.

Anti-aircraft battery--frid00511

Identifier: frid00511
Overview Several soldiers in a field, one with binoculars looking skyward, others with anti-aircraft artillery.

Anti-aircraft gunner Konkov--frid00608

Identifier: frid00608
Overview Close-up of anti-aircraft gunner Konkov sitting in his gun. He had shot down four German aircraft.

Anti-aircraft gunners--frid00844

Identifier: frid00844
Overview Soldiers with an anti-aircraft gun.

Anti-aircraft guns at night --frid03106, 1943

Identifier: frid03106
Overview Anti-aircraft unit of junior sergeant S. E. Korjagin firing at German aircrafts at night.

Arbuthnot, Melissa, 1993 February 16

Identifier: BPL-arbuthnot
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the role of women and their experiences on the home front during World War II.

Army Dress Uniform, 1942

Identifier: B367.02.0005.00002
Overview 2-piece WWII Army dress uniform (tan jacket and matching pants) for summer, worn by Hank Marsarky at his wedding to Bobbe Oberfelder on August 30, 1944 in the Oberfedler's Denver home. Tag inside jacket "Quality by Kuppenheimer." Another tag identifies the jacket as being originally tailored for Mr. Lt. L. S. Mayers Jr., 6/24/1942. Hank was friend with the tailor who originally made the suit for his son who was killed early in the war.

Attack 1--frid00305

Identifier: frid00305
Overview Two soldiers with rifles running over the ground near where a large building is still standing and another structure is on the ground to the right with flames/dust rising.