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Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1933

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Class of 1933 World War II military service surveys

 Collection — Box MS0535
Identifier: MS-0535
Scope and Contents The collection consists of completed military service survey forms. The survey bears the title "Military Service Biography Summary, Brother Rat, Class of '33". Information includes dates of active duty, duty assignments, and "interesting assignments and experiences"

Frank McCarthy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0350
Scope and Contents A collection of miscellaneous materials from the life of Frank McCarthy, consisting of 7 notebooks containing clippings of articles written by McCarthy during his VMI cadetship and during the two years after graduation; script for the newsreel "West Point of the South" (1936); and items from the production of the movie "Patton" (1970), which McCarthy produced.

Harold Nunnamaker cadet scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0258
Scope and Contents Fragment of a VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet Harold Nunnamaker. Includes photos of camp, buildings, cadet life; misc. clippings; one item concerning the Yorktown sesquicentennial celebration in 1931.

John Lansdale, Jr. military service information

 File — Box MS0532
Scope and Contents Typescript, bound, "John Landsdale, Jr. Military Service", written by Landsdale in 1997. Includes extensive information about his association with the U. S. atomic bomb project.

John N. Adams, Jr. (Class of 1933) Cadet Scrapbook, 1929 - 1933

 Item
Scope and Contents "VMI Memory Book" compiled by Cadet Adams. Contains photos, invitations, documents and other memorabilia from the ca. 1930 era.

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.

Simeon O. Coxe, Jr. letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0033
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a one volume typewritten transcription of letters written by cadet Simeon Oliver Coxe (Class of 1933) to his parents in Richmond, Virginia. The letters cover Coxe's entire cadetship (1929-1933) and contain a detailed record of VMI student life during early 1930s. Topics include the following: Daily routines Hazing Financial concerns Academics Athletics ROTC summer camp at Fort Hoyle, Maryland Ring Figure...

Simeon O. Coxe, Jr. military service information

 File — Box MS0532
Scope and Contents The file includes original documents (declassified 2015) concerning Operation Olympic, part of the planned invasion of Japan in 1945. Included is information about planning for construction projects, primarily air fields.