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Register of the Wade H. Haislip Papers, 1941-1972.
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  • Title: Wade H. Haislip Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1941-1972
    Collection Number: 74061
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 envelope, 1 album box, memorabilia (3.7 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, reports, orders, awards, citations, photographs, clippings, and printed matter, relating to American military activities in the European Theater during World War II, and to postwar administration of the Army.
    Creator: Haislip, Wade H. (Wade Hampton), 1889-1971.


    Collection is open for research.
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    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Wade H. Haislip Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note.

    1889, December 22 Born, Woodstock, Virginia
    1912 B.S., U.S.M.A., West Point, N.Y.
    1917-1918 Assigned to Third Division
    1927 Graduate, Ecole Superieure de Guerre
    1942 Promoted to Major General
    1943-1945 Commanding General of XV Corps
    1945 President of the Secretary of War's Personnel Board
    1949 Promoted to General; Vice Chief of Staff of the Army

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States. Army--Officers.
    United States. Army. Army, 7th.
    United States. Army. Corps, XV.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western.
    World War, 1939-1945.