Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1946
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Misc. Personal papers, including various subject files, some photographs, and many certificates/commendations. Topics include childhood/boy scouts; Navy service; political career (1 scrapbook, 1971); and service to VMI; cadet class notebooks for organic chemistry. This collection does not include any significant correspondence, either personal or professional.
Scope and Contents Moss's first diary entry begins on page 13 and is dated September 13, 1943 --- the day his unit departed for overseas duty --- and the last is D-Day, June 6, 1944. During the bulk of this period his unit was in Italy at Anzio Beachhead and vicinity. Moss describes action at Anzio, German air attacks, unit casualities, and other events relating to the military campaign.This book "My Life in the Service" was issued to members of the armed forces.It contains space to enter important...