World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Found in: Virginia Military Institute Archives
Scope and Contents The John K. Davis papers consist of original propaganda leaflets directed at the Japanese troops and civilians, 1945; personal correspondence written to his parents and largely concerning family matters, 1945-1946; formal photographs of Davis from his cadetship, Army career, and civilian career; amateur snapshots of Manila and surrounding area, ca. 1945; maps of Japanese cities issued to officers, 1945; "Guide to Japan", September 1945; and miscellaneous other printed material.
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents The collection consists of documents and photographs (ca. 120 items) from the military career of U.S. Army General Leonard Townsend Gerow (b. 1888 d.1972). It includes correspondence with General Dwight D. Eisenhower,autobiographical material, speeches (1945-1948), and photographs. Material complementary to this collection is located in his student/alumni file, also located in the VMI Archives.
Scope and Contents Traver was a member of the VMI Class of 1941. Christmas card, 1944; V-Mail "Greetings from Britain"; Flyer, 1944; " Excerpts of letters exchanged by American and German Commanders at Brest"