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World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

John K. Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0533
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.

Leonard T. Gerow papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS-0100
Scope and Contents The collection consists of documents and photographs (approximately 120 items) from the military career of U.S. Army General Leonard T. Gerow. The collection includes correspondence with General Dwight D. Eisenhower, autobiographical material, speeches (1945 to 1948), and photographs. Material complementary to this collection is located in Gerow's student/alumni file, which is located in the VMI Archives.

Letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Leonard T. Gerow, 1941 July 18

 Item
Scope and Contents Written from San Antonio, Texas. The letter regards Dwight D. Eisenhower's orders to Lewis, current staffing, and family matters.

Letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Leonard T. Gerow, 1943 February 24

 Item
Scope and Contents Letter regards the importance of training and Dwight D. Eisenhower's military-related advice to Leonard T. Gerow.

Letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Leonard T. Gerow

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1677

Letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Leonard T. Gerow, 1945 April 1

 Item
Scope and Contents Letter encloses a copy of a strategic military idea proposed by Donald C. Smick, a solider under Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Leonard T. Gerow, 1942 July 16

 Item
Scope and Contents Letter regards Dwight D. Eisenhower's appointment and day-to-day activities.

Letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Leonard T. Gerow, 1943 September 19

 Item
Scope and Contents Letter thanks Leonard T. Gerow for his congratulations and provides general news of the War.

Letter from Dwight D. Eisenhower to Leonard T. Gerow, 1941 July 18

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1653