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Korean War (1950-1953)

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast (Faceted Application Of Subject Terminology)

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Albert D. Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0198
Scope and Contents Paper of Albert D. Davis, including diary, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous correspondence and certificates. The diary (1930-1934, 2 volumes), correspondence (1930, 6 items), and one scrapbook (1930-1935) date from his VMI cadetship; the scrapbook includes photographs, dance programs, and other VMI mementos. Three other scrapbooks date from his tour of duty in Korea, 1951-1952, and contain clippings, military documents, and photographs. Some items date from when he was assigned to...

Edward M. Almond Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0089
Scope and Contents The collection (ca. 21 items) includes transcripts of two oral history interviews. The first interview was conducted by J. Addison Hagan on January 20, 1967, concerning the Inchon Operation during the Korean War; the second was conducted by Capt. Thomas F. Fergusson on 25-30 March 1975"Reminscences of a Soldier; An Oral History of Lieutenant General Edward Mallory Almond, United States Army, 1892-1979". Other items include photograph (16 items), 1950-1951; misc. documents.

Military Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0510
Scope and Contents The oral history collection spans the World War II era through recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. One interview (Frank Buckles) covers World War I service. The majority of the interviews were conducted by VMI cadets taking courses in military history. The interview files and recordings are housed in the VMI Archives.

Military Oral History Collection [digital]

 Digital Collection
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll13

Photograph album, visit to Korea by Gen. Lemuel C. Shepherd, 1953

 Item
Scope and Contents Contain photographs with detailed captions commemorating Gen. Shepherd's visit.

Richard L. Irby Personal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0509
Scope and Contents



The papers consist of correspondence and memoranda, military orders, printed material, photographs, scrapbooks, speeches, and other material primarily documenting the U.S. Army career (1939-1971) of Major General Richard L. Irby. The collection includes information about the activities of of the 1st Cavalry Division during the Korean and Vietnam Wars.

Transcript of interview with General L. C. Shepherd covering the Korean War, 1966 August 24

 Item
Scope and Contents Transcript of an oral history interview conducted by the archivist at the MacArthur Library, regarding Shepherd's role during amphibious assault at Inchon during the Korean War.

VMI at War Project collection

 Collection — Box MS0532
Identifier: MS-0532
Scope and Contents This collection contains autobiographical and biographical information about military service from alumni veterans of World War II through the first Gulf War. The alumni responses range in length from short summaries to longer narrative descriptions detailing service. Some files contain related photographs and/or documents.