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World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives.

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Charles E. Wilson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-169
Scope and Contents The Charles E. Wilson Papers are composed of correspondence, secondary articles, scrapbook and lecture materials from the early 1990s primarily related to his autobiographical manuscript "Bastogne to Bavaria with the the Fighting Fourth Armored Division 1944-45."
Dates: Created: 1990-2000; Other: Date acquired: 2004

Collection 624 Ephemera of the ZamZam Incident

 Collection
Identifier: CN-624
Scope and Contents Newspaper clippings, oral history interviews, correspondence, diary, photos, scrapbooks and other materials relating to the passengers, mainly American missionaries, who were aboard the ship ZamZam, sunk in the south Atlantic Ocean in 1941 by a German warship.

Materials describe the sinking, the subsequent experiences of the passengers as German prisoners, their later lives and reunions of the survivors and their families.
Dates: Created: 1941-2006