Browse Items (6 total)

One black and white photo of the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea. A residential tent and several other structures occupy the foreground with the Finisterre Range visible in the background.

An unedited transcription of the log of T.Sgt. Frank D. Brumm, along with approximately a dozen primary source document including photos, telegrams, newspapers, maps, and official government documents.

T.Sgt. Brumm was on the B-24 "42-47483" with…

An approximately 230-page biography of 1st Lt. Ervin N. Miskin. The manuscript is broken in three parts. Ervin N. Miskin, Pilot, is a narrative biography of the 1st Lt. Miskin's life, the majority of which addresses his time in the military. The…

A hand-written flight log containing accounts of 57 missions, as well as recorded flight time for training and transportation flights.In addition to listing the date, target, flight time, aircraft nickname, and base of origin, S.Sgt. Kehr includes…

A six-page handwritten letter from S.Sgt. Wade Kehr to "Mother + Dad." The letter was written in several separate sitings, most likely written at the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea.

S.Sgt. Kehr opens by discussing the oppressive heat and the…

Handwritten personal accounts of military experiences inscribed in a standard-issue personal record book issued to World War II servicemen.