This collection consists of militaria belonging to various service-members in the WWII and Cold War eras. Included are: the
lapel pins and certification cards of WWII Merchant Mariner William H. Pabst Jr.; a WWII-era Army Medical Department First
Aid Kit assigned to a service-member with the surname Daley; photographs, documents and historic objects belonging to WWII
Army soldier James Nolan Hoover, who served in North Africa and occupied Japan with the 62nd Signals Battalion, and Thomas
J. Durkin, who served in the U.S. Air Force in the early 1950s and was stationed at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska with
the 925th Engineer Aviation Group.
(3.42 linear feet)
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Collection is open for research.