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Soldiers -- United States -- 20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

World War II Soldier Diary

 Collection — Folder 2017-037
Identifier: MSS-0112
Content Description

The diary of a young man from the Midwest who enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1945 documents his enlistment and early days in the U.S. military during the waning days of World War II. The unidentified young man is attending school in Illinois as noted in the early entries when he receives a draft notice. He mentions Shelbyville, Effingham, and Sullivan as well as traveling through Fort Sheridan before arriving at a base in Georgia for his training. He mentions attending a lecture about sex ...