Manuscript Collection: World War II Material

Institution: Thomas Gilcrease Library and Archive
Language of Material: English
Description: 1 item (33 pages)
Period covered: 1942 - 1943
Collection summary derived from "Guidebook to Manuscripts", 1969: A typescript with this description appearing on the first or title page: "A Factual Summary of Certain Division Citations and Unit Commendations awarded to The 1st Infantry Division during its initial Campaigns in N. Africa and Sicily During World War II (during the period, 8 Nov. '41-7 Aug. '43) and a later Summary of Certain Division Citations and Unit Commendations awarded to The 104th (Timberwolf) Division during its continuing Campaigns in Belgium, Holland & Germany During World War II (during the period 1 Oct. '44-7 June, '45).
The above data is based on official records.
(Signed) Terry Allen Maj. Gen. USA Ret."

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Arrangement Title Description Date
World War II, Folder 1 Typescript containing division citations and unit commendations awarded to the 1st Infantry Division and the 104th (Timberwolf) Division for service in World War II

Typescript by retired Major General Terry Allen of the United States Army containing division citations and unit commendations for service in World War II. It includes division citations and unit commendations awarded to the 1st Infantry Division during initial campaigns in North Africa and Sicily (November 8, 1942 – August 7, 1943). It also includes those awarded to the 104th (Timberwolf) Division during its campaigns in Belgium, Holland, and Germany (October 1, 1944 – June 7, 1945).
Folder 1

late 1940s