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Wilford Fischer papers, 1943-2001

 File — Box: 22, Folder: 29
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 3 File 579
Scope and Contents Materials contain papers relating to Wilford Fischer and his service in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II as a naval gunfire observer (JASCO) in the Pacific Theater. Contains a handwritten personal history by Fischer that describes his war experiences and his involvement in the battle of Saipan and Tinian. Contains photocopied military certificates (1943-1948), maps, copied segments of articles about battles in the Pacific, copied photographs of scenes in Saipan and Tinian (1944), a...
Dates: 1943-2001

Henry Ronald Frogley papers, approximately 2000, 1942-1945

 File — Box: 22, Folder: 32
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 3 File 582
Scope and Contents Materials include an account written by Henry Ronald Frogley that describes his military experiences in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II as a surgical technician. Contains copies of his honorable discharge certificate, letters for his Presidential Unit Citation and Silver Star awards, and two photographs. Contains a copied newspaper article recounting how Frogley rescued a wounded Marine in a battle at Okinawa by escaping through a sewer. Dated 1942-1945, approximately 2000.
Dates: approximately 2000; 1942-1945