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Military

 Subject
Subject Source: Archiveswest

Found in 160 Collections and/or Records:

George Clyde Waldron correspondence

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: ALMA212377]
Identifier: A 126
Abstract Waldron was an enlisted man in Company I, 2nd Oregon Volunteers. The letters are to his parents, were written successively from Portland, San Francisco, "on board ship," Manila, Pasig River, San Miguel, and San Francisco.
Dates: May 2, 1898-August 2, 1899

George W. Walker letters

 Collection — Folder 1-2 (shares a clamshell): [Barcode: i50008924]
Identifier: A 154
Abstract George Washington Walker was a soldier in the 32nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. The collection consists primarily of correspondence between Walker and his wife, Mary Webster Walker, during the war.
Dates: 1847-1895

William Fursuar Wellington letters

 Collection
Identifier: A 196
Abstract William Fursuar Wellington (1835 - ) served as a private in Company K, 42d Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the America Civil War. The collection (1864-1865) consists of correspondence to his wife, a photograph, and discharge papers.
Dates: 1864-1865

George Weston letter

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell): [Barcode: i50051416]
Identifier: CA 1865 Apr 28
Abstract The collection contains a photocopied letter dated April 28, 1865, by George Weston, Ft. Colville, Washington Territory, to Thomas Kern, Ft. Walla Walla, Washington Territory, regarding the American Civil war, the death of Lincoln, and the capture of General Lee.
Dates: 1865 April 28

Edward B. Williams letters

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell): [Barcode: i49941458]
Identifier: A 176
Abstract Edward B. Williams was a soldier of Company C, 32nd Iowa Infantry, during the American Civil War. The collection (1864-1865) contains correspondence and a broadside.
Dates: 1864-1865

Joseph Young prisoner of war diaries

 Collection
Identifier: A 305
Abstract Joseph Young was a prisoner of war in Japan during World War II. While a prisoner, he kept diaries of his experiences, written in the form of a long letter to his wife, Irene. Joseph Young was born in Cottage Grove, Oregon and lived in Eugene, Oregon for many years after the war. The collection comprises thirteen diaries and six miscellaneous items.
Dates: 1941 December 8-1945 August 30