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Norborne Gatling, Jr. World War II diary

 Item
Identifier: MS-0514
Scope and Contents Diary transcription [typescript, photocopy], "My Military Service, 11 August 1941 to 1 November 1945". It is a detailed account of his life in the United States Army, including information about stateside training; traveling by convoy to England; preparation for the Normandy invasion; D-Day and immediate aftermath; and subsequent campaigns in France and Central Europe.

Randolph T. Pendleton papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0531
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous photographs and documents relating to Gen. Pendleton's military service in World War I and World War II.The World War I items include a German propanda flyer dropped from airplances over France shortly before the Armistice, "The German People Offer Peace", 1918; circular letter from King George V thanking U.S. soldiers - "...the people of the British Isles welcome you on your way to take your stand beside the Armies of many Nations...." (April 1918); GO 28-A, February...

Recollections from the Battle of the Bulge

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0540
Scope and Contents Accounts of Battle of the Bulge participation by more than forty VMI alumni. The VMI Class designation ranges from the Class of 1921-1946.

Records of Superintendent Charles E. Kilbourne, 1936-1947

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG-02-06-KilbourneCE
Scope and Contents Records of the administration of VMI Superintendent Charles E. Kilbourne. Includes correspondence, biographical information, speeches and related Institute official records, 1937-1946. These records cover the World War II era at VMI.

Richard B. Sinclair collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0348
Scope and Contents The collection consists of World War II era maps and listings of geodesic points used by Sinclair while fighting in Europe; and items dating from Sinclair's VMI cadetship, including cadet account book, listing school expenses 1927-1931; dance and finals programs.

Richard C. Niess collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0324
Scope and Contents Richard C. Niess is a member of the VMI Class of 1944. The collection consists of a typescript reminiscence, written in 1986, of life at VMI during World War II: "Recollections of a VMI Cadet; The Early War Years 7 December 1941-Jan 1944." Also order and other miscellaneous items, 1943-1944, concerning Niess's cadetship.

Richard L. Irby Personal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0509
Scope and Contents



The papers consist of correspondence and memoranda, military orders, printed material, photographs, scrapbooks, speeches, and other material primarily documenting the U.S. Army career (1939-1971) of Major General Richard L. Irby. The collection includes information about the activities of of the 1st Cavalry Division during the Korean and Vietnam Wars.

Robert A. Earle papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0315
Scope and Contents Robert A. Earle papers, approximately 100 items, 1923-1964. Include VMI scrapbook (1923-1927, photos from service in the Marine Corps during World War II (Pacific Theater), misc. papers and photos dating from Earle's 37 year career with the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, and misc. military papers.

Robert N. Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0501
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers of Robert N. Smith, including ca. 10 items (photos, letters, unit newspapers) dating from his service overseas in World War II (Company M, 255th Infantry Regiment, 63rd Division); cadet scrapbook, largely newspaper clippings, dating from return to VMI 1946-1950.

Thomas St. J. Arnold papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0309
Scope and Contents Papers from the military career of Thomas St. J. Arnold; most items date from World War II. Includes operational reports of the 92nd Infantry Division; misc. maps; photographs; correspondence.

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1 Adams, Gordon B.
1 Addison, William M. (William Marlborough), 1898-1986
1 Anderson, James A., Jr.
1 Anderson, Marvin J. (Marvin Judson), 1921-1943
1 Arnold, Thomas St. John
1 Ayres, Henry Fairfax, 1886-1979
1 Bostwick, William C.
1 Boyer, Donald P., Jr.
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1 Kibler, A. Franklin (Abram Franklin), 1891-1955
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1 Major, J. Russell (James Russell), 1921-
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1 Morrison, James L., Jr. (James Lunsford)
1 Moss, James B., Jr., 1924-1998
1 Moyer, Frederick M. (Frederick Madison), 1923-1974
1 Niess, Richard C. (Richard Charles), 1923-
1 Nunn, Arthur B., Jr.
2 Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945
1 Patton, John M., 1921-
1 Pendleton, Randolph T. (Randolph Tucker), 1889-1973
1 Pettit, Overton B.
1 Phillips, H. Franklin, 1921-
1 Potts, Allen R.
1 Ransone, Toler E.
1 Rice, Pete, Jr.
1 Richardson, Charles C. (Charles Clement)
1 Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
1 Ruffner, David L. (David Lewis), 1896-1973
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1 Shepherd, Lemuel C., Jr. (Lemuel Cornick)
2 Sinclair, Richard B. (Richard Bain), 1908-1996
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1 Smith, Otis D. (Otis David), 1913-1992
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1 Sun, Li Jen, ?-1990
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2 Tobey, Nelson W. (Nelson Whitney), 1916-2009
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1 Traver, Richard E.
1 Trice, Ezra B.
1 Tucker, John R., Jr.
1 Upshur, William P. (William Peterkin), 1881-1943
1 Virginia Military Institute. Adams Center for Military History
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