Photographs and writings relating to military activities in the China-Burma-India Theater during World War II. Includes photographs
of Chiang Kai-shek and of General Joseph W. Stilwell.
John Richard Shaffer served as a technical sergeant in the United States Army on assignment as both war correspondent and
photographer during World War II in the China-Burma-India Theatre from 1942-1944. Shaffer’s career after World War II involved
writing on the topics of the China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater, and contributing to publications such as: “The Nation,” “Common
Sense” and “Social Education.” Shaffer, who earned a doctorate degree in Education, was on faculty at the University of Southern
Mississippi and State University of New York (SUNY), Cortland.
1 oversize box
(0.4 linear feet)
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