Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 981 Series 7 Sub-Series 1
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230313865]
Identifier: MSS SC 1604
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography and poem. Bevan tells about his training as an anti-aircraft gunner and describes his experiences with the 29th Infantry Division in World War II. He landed at the Omaha Beach in Normandy and fought through France. He entered Germany in the Aachen area, fought in the Rhur region, and was with U.S. forces that met Soviet troops on the Elbe River inside Germany. The poem is dedicated to a friend who saved Bevan's life in the war.
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1536 Series 3
Scope and Contents This series contains the personal materials of Otto Duke, including personal research and reading, political papers and diagrams, personal photos, sheets from a pocket notebook, invitations, business cards, name tags, travel information, newspapers (Utah, Alaska, Oklahoma), pamphlets, and miscellaneous other materials. They are dated from 1920 to 1975.