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UWRF Series 44 Collection Inventory
Assistant to the Chancellor
Alumni in the Armed Forces
Arrangement: Alphabetically by filing unit, chronologically by document
Quantity: 5 boxes

Collection Summary: This series contains information on River Falls graduates who served in the two World Wars. The letters to Pep Hanson were donated by LaVern Delorit in 2000. She was the daughter of Pep Hanson and the wife of Richard Delorit, long-time agriculture faculty member and interim university president from 1967-1968.

See UWRF Series 29 (Student Army Training Corps); and UWRF SS 104 (Veterans Ledger) for related materials.






Lt. William Stratton, 1946
Lt. William Stratton, 1946, Jacobs Special Collections
Box Content Years
1 Card File For each alumnus shows such information as name, date of entry, branch of service, rank, and decoration
1941-45
2 Addresses: Parents of War Casualties n.d.
2 Armed Forces New Releases and photographs 1941-46
2 Correspondence from Servicemen 1942-44
2 Misc. Papers 1914-18, 1941-45
2 Newsletter: Dean Stratton to River Falls 1942-45
2 Correspondence to Pres. Ames from alumni and students in WWI 1917-18
3 Scrapbook, alumni in armed forces
1941-45
4 Correspondence to Pep Hanson from former students serving in WWII 1941-45
5 Correspondence to Pep Hanson from former students serving in WWII 1941-45

 

 

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Letters written to River Falls professors by students serving in WWII.  Unidentified Pilot, Davidson Special Collections.
Letters written to River Falls professors by students serving in WWII. Unidentified Pilot, Davidson Special Collections.

 

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