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United States. Army.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Wiley Ainsworth World War I Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M426
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of letters written by Wiley Ainsworth to Celia Tullos during his service in World War I. Also in the collection is a research paper written by history student, Robert Magee, documenting Ainsworth's experiences through his letters. In addition, there are photographs of Wiley and Celia Ainsworth.

Dates: 1918-1919

Andrew and Mary E. Burwell Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M100
Abstract

Original and photocopies of letters predominately between Mary E. and Andrew Burwell. A handful of letters are to Andrew’s family. Also in the collection are a photocopy of a lock of hair and poems.

Dates: September 1864-July 1865; Undated

Camp McCain Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M571
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence and photographs from Camp McCain.

Dates: 1943

Camp Shelby History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M517
Abstract

Photographs, newspaper clippings, postcards, correspondence relating to history of Camp Shelby, an armed forces training camp located near Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Dates: Majority of material found in Circa 1918-2004

Confederate States of America. Army. Field Report of the Second Brigade

 Collection
Identifier: M234
Abstract

List of men present for duty, August 3, 1862 near Comite River northeast of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Dates: August 3, 1862

Major Thomas Cushing Letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: M297
Abstract

Early settler of South Mississippi and Alabama.

Dates: April 1799-May 1800

Lionel Dyck, Jr. 103d Military Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M662
Abstract

This collection contains materials related to Lionel Dyck, Jr.

Dates: 1932-2004

Guy L. Gammon WWII Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M551
Abstract

This collection consists of materials relating to the Crash Boat Base in Ocean Springs, Mississippi during WWII.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-1945; 1999

N.V. Hannegan Camp Shelby Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M559
Abstract

The N. V. Hannegan Camp Shelby Letters Collection is comprised of twenty-five letters written between Corporal Norbert Hannegan and his sister, May Hannegan, while he was stationed at Camp Shelby, Mississippi in 1943. One letter is written by Cpl. Hannegan’s aunt, Sister Ann Vincent of Nazareth, Kentucky. This collection is of interest to researchers studying World War II, Mississippi History, and religion.

Dates: 1943

PFC John Holgerson Letter

 Collection
Identifier: M462
Abstract

The collection contains a one-page letter from PFC Holgerson at the Technical Training School at the Army Air Force Technical Training Command at Gulfport Field, Mississippi, to his friend PFC Elwyn W. Lowe in New York.

Dates: September 3, 1943

Albert Sidney Johnston Letter

 Collection
Identifier: M221
Abstract

Letter from Johnston to General R. Jones regarding Johnston's appointment as paymaster in U.S. Army.

Dates: December 2, 1849

David Neal Tigert Letters

 Collection
Identifier: M573
Abstract

The David Neal Tigert Letters consist of approximately 200 letters written by Corp. David Neal Tigert to his parents when he served in the Korean War in the Military Police. There is also one World War I letter composed by Tigert’s father, W. D. Tigert, as well as other miscellaneous documents. This collection would be of particular interest to researchers studying World War I, the Korean War, and life at home in Laurel, Mississippi.

Dates: 1918; 1951-1954; 1957

U. S. Army World War II Recruiting Posters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M516
Scope and Contents

The collection contains two copies of a World War II recruitment poster for the United States Army. The poster is captioned with the slogan ‘“Keep ‘Em Flying” is Our Battle Cry” and depicts the U. S. flag, with U. S. Army airplanes superimposed over the flag.

Dates: 1942

United States Army. Ordnance Corps. Letter, 1826.

 Collection
Identifier: M55
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a letter from G. Bomford of the United States Army Ordnance Department in Washington, D.C. It was written on December 11, 1826, to Mississippi Congressman William Haile, whose earlier letter to the Secretary of War had been referred to the Ordnance Department. Bomford explains how arms for each state's militia are apportioned and informs Haile that arms for Mississippi are ready for delivery when required by the Governor of the state.

Dates: December 11, 1826