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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
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 7 Collections and/or Records:

Box 2, 1941-1946

 File — Box B412.02.0002: Series B412.02 [U186023257333]
Identifier: B412.02.0002
Overview The box contains Sam Weinstein's World War II army jacket and Jewish War Veterans uniform.
Dates: 1941-1946

Diller, Max, 1990 July 18

 Item
Identifier: BPL90-322
Overview World War II veterans tell of their World War II experiences as they lived and remember it in this project sponsored by the Belleville Public Library.
Dates: 1990 July 18

Oral history interview with Otis Meril Chartier, 2003 March 13

 Item
Identifier: DCL2003.204
Overview Chartier describes his initial enlistment in the Army Air Corps, his efforts to pursue an army career related to airplanes, and his eventual enrollment in the Infantry shortly before being deployed to duty in France. From there he provides a detailed account of being an infantry soldier on the war's front on the Maginot Line. He recalls his initial contact with German soldiers, being the only survivor of a 12-member scouting squad ambushed by the Germans, and recovery in a French hospital as a...
Dates: 2003 March 13

Sterba, Glenn, 1990 August 9

 Item
Identifier: BPL90-328
Overview World War II veterans tell of their World War II experiences as they lived and remember it in this project sponsored by the Belleville Public Library.
Dates: 1990 August 9

Weinstein Family Papers and Material Culture

 Collection
Identifier: B412
Overview Sam Weinstein was born on the west side of Denver, Colorado in 1912. He attended the University Of Denver (DU) as an undergraduate and graduated from the law school in 1932. He was an attorney in Denver for many years. Rowena Mae Akers was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1911 and her family moved to Denver in the 1920s. Rowena Mae Akers Weinstein earned a degree in social work from DU and worked for the City and County of Denver. Sam Weinstein and Rowena Mae Akers were married in 1935. Sam Weinstein...
Dates: 1930-1946

World War II

 Series
Identifier: B412.02
Overview Series consists of Sam Weinstein's army infantry jacket and a Jewish War Veterans uniform. Sam Weinstein served in Belgium during World War II and was a founding member Denver's Jewish War Veterans Post 344.
Dates: 1930-1946

World War II Army Jacket, 1943-1945

 Item
Identifier: B412.02.0002.00001
Overview Army kahaki jacket worn by Sam Weinstein, who served during World War II in the European theater, primarily in Belgium. He contracted trench foot and spent much of his time in army hospitals. The jacket shows an overseas service bar on the left sleeve, the infantry branch isignia on the left lapel, and the honorable service button above the right pocket. Sam Weinstein was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1912. He graduated from the University of Denver College of Law in 1932 and practiced law....
Dates: 1943-1945