Overview of the Fred L. Walker papers

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Overview of the Fred L. Walker papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Fred L. Walker papers
Dates: 1889-1969
Collection Number: 93001
Creator: Walker, Fred L. (Fred Livingood), 1887-1969.
Collection Size: 8 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 3 scrapbooks (4.3 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Memoirs, diaries, speeches, testimony, correspondence, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia, relating primarily to American military operations in Italy during World War II, especially to the Battle of the Rapido River. Also includes material on the Second Battle of the Marne in World War I, American troops in the Philippines, the Punitive Expedition into Mexico in 1916, and the Texas National Guard.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Fred L. Walker papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1993.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Major general, United States Army; commanding general, 36th Infantry Division, 1941-1944; commanding general, Texas National Guard, 1946-1947.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoirs, diaries, speeches, testimony, correspondence, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia, relating primarily to American military operations in Italy during World War II, especially to the Battle of the Rapido River. Also includes material on the Second Battle of the Marne in World War I, American troops in the Philippines, the Punitive Expedition into Mexico in 1916, and the Texas National Guard.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 36th.
United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
United States. Army--History--Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 1916.
Texas. National Guard.
United States. Army--Officers.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
Rapido River, Battle of the, 1944.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France.
Marne, 2nd Battle of the, France, 1918.
United States--Armed Forces--Philippines.
United States--National Guard.