World War, 1939-1945
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:
Overview This collection contains 14 albums with over 1100 letters, cards and ephemera from 1942-1946 written by Loeb to his family. Loeb served in Ogden at Hill Airfield from May 27, 1942 - February 14, 1944.
Dates: 1942 - 1946
Scope and Contents Carl Fernelius was born 6 September 1923 in South Weber, Utah. He was drafted in June of 1943, and received his orders to go to Ogden, Utah to work as an MP at the POW camp at the DDO. See also Stewart Library digital collection oral history Interview, WWII Prisoners of War in Ogden and MS 418 Venture Academy for his oral history interviews.
Dates: 1942 - 1946
Overview Military correspondence, certificates, discharges, photograph, and miscellaneous United States Armed Forces papers pertaining to Ogden, Utah natives, Charles B. and Earl M. Stone. Most of these documents pertain to World War II service. Included is a commendation for Charles Stone’s military duty, signed by President Harry S. Truman.
Dates: 1942 - 1967
Overview The DDO Prisoner of War Collection was created from materials gathered for the POW exhibit created by Special Collections in the Stewart Library in 2006. It is broken up into two main series, POW Collection and POW Exhibit and OHI. The POW Collection series were items gathered after the exhibit that deal specifically with the camp. There are correspondence in the form of letters and postcards with a few translations included. There are photographs, an Italy...
Dates: 1940 - 2007
Scope and Contents The Don Emerson Collection was donated by Don in 2016. This collection contains two series; this first contains information and photographs pertaining to his service during World War II in Africa and Italy, including artifacts. This includes his Purple Heart, dog tags and a German Iron Cross. The miscellaneous series contains information and photograms from his childhood in Iowa.
Dates: 1941 - 1946