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Virginia Military Institute -- History -- World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

World War II era at VMI, 1940-1946 bulk

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Administrative records concerning the World War II era at VMI, includiing correspondence and memoranda. Also files on returning veterans issues. The G. I. Bill folder includes some information about returning Korean War veterans.Includes: Chronological file, 1940-1946; Army Specialized Training Program (ASTP)- separate box; Library of Congress - storage of material at VMI during war; Civil defense in Lexington (air raid drills, blackout drills); Selective Service System (draft); GI...

World War II VMI Alumni Oral History interviews by Lisa Tracy, 2014 - 2015

 Series
Scope and Contents Transcripts of oral history interviews conducted in 2014-2015 with VMI alumni who served during World War II. The interviewer is journalist Lisa Tracy, the granddaughter of World War II era VMI Superintendent Charles E. Kilbourne.

Includes information about cadet life during the war, as well as wartime service of individuals.