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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the J.D. Williams Papers, ca.1945



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Williams, J.D.
Title: Williams, J.D., Papers
Dates: ca. 1945
Abstract: The J.D. Williams papers comprise a typed chronology of his experiences during World War II.
Accession No.: AR 2014-085
OCLC No.: 887836786
Extent: 1/4 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

J.D. Williams participated in World War II as part of the 35th Infantry Division. This Division arrived over Omaha Beach, France, on July 5-8, 1944, and was in Hannover, Germany, for occupation duty when hostilities were declared ended on May 7, 1945. They fought the campaigns of Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace and Central Europe.

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Scope and Contents

The J.D. Williams papers comprise a typed chronology of his experiences during World War II. This is a copy of the chronology donated to the National D-Day Museum in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Williams, J.D.--Archives
Subjects
World War, 1939-1945--Sources

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Related Material

Forms part of the Institute for Studies in American Military History.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

J.D. Williams Papers, ca. 1945, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Paloma Graciani Picardo, July 2014.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4D235 World War II Chronology (photocopy), ca. 1945

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