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Dee Carl Ferguson, Jr. Collection, 1943-1946

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Title

Dee Carl Ferguson, Jr. Collection

Date

1943-1946

Repository

Western Kentucky University Library special CollectionsBowling Green, Kentucky, 42101-3576 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item] Dee Carl Perguson, Jr. Collection, 1943-1946,MSS8, Library Special Collections, Western KentuckyUniversity, Bowling Green.

Extent

1 box, 8 folders. 245 items.

Scope and Content

Letters to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Perguson, Horse Branch, Ohio Co., Ky. while in the U.S. Army during World War II. He served in North Africa and Italy with the 143d Infantry Division was wounded at Rapido River in Jan., 1944; and returned to the U.S. in April, 1944.

Subjects

  • Chandler, Albert Benjamin, 1898- . Comments about, 1943.
  • Perguson, Dee Carl, Jr., 1921-
  • World War II, 1939-1945. Personal papers.

Collection Inventory

MSS 8 Perguson, Dee Carl, Jr
[box: 1]
Inventory
[box: 1, folder: 1]
Letters from Fort Hayes, Ohio. February 9, 1943- February 24, 1943. 7 items
[box: 1, folder: 2]
Letters from Camp Wheeler, Ga. February 28, 1943- June 9, 1943. 39 items
[box: 1, folder: 3]
Letters from North Africa. August 7, 1943-October 7, 1943. 24 items
[box: 1, folder: 4]
Letters from Italy (until wounded). October 8, 1943- January 19, 1944. 46 items
[box: 1, folder: 5]
Letters from Italy (after wounded). January 23, 1944- March 15, 1944. 33 items
[box: 1, folder: 6]
Letters from Kennedy General Hospital, Memphis, TN. April 17, 1944- August 12, 1944. 28 items
[box: 1, folder: 7]
Letters from Miami Beach, Fla. September 7, 1944- December 26, 1944. 21 items
[box: 1, folder: 8]
Letters from Miami Beach, Fla. January 3, 1945- September 24, 1945. 41 items. (# 24, 27, 28 Missing (9-17-92))
[box: 1, folder: 9]
Letters from Ft. McPherson, Ga.- Fort Knox, KY. November 20, 1945- January 6, 1946. 8 items
[box: 1, folder: 10]
Originals of V-Mail. August 7, 1943- March 15, 1944. 52 items
[box: 1, folder: 11]

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