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United States -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

General William P. Upshur. World War II Pacific Islands Inspection Reports, 1942-1943. [Digital]

 Digital Collection
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1630

Lemuel C. Shepherd papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0006
Scope and Contents The Lemuel C. Shepherd papers consist primarily of the following: Unpublished memoirs and accompanying documents Photograph albums and scrapbooks dating from Shepherd's years as a VMI cadet, as Commandant of the Marine Corps, and from his service as President of the Inter-American Defense Board An interview with General Shepherd conducted by the archivist of the MacArthur Library regarding Shepherd's role during the Korean War - assault at...

William P. Upshur collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0082
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two inspection trip scrapbooks, May 1942 and 1943 ("The Cruise of the Flying Cow"; "The Coconut Circuit"), documenting General Upshur's visits to various Pacific islands. Destinations included Midway, Pearl Harbor, Palmyra Island, Johnson Island.