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William G. Allan collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of military insignia and photographs relating to the experiences of William G. Allan as a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army, 99th Infantry Brigade, during his service in Germany during World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2006 by Tara Allan Stewart, the daughter of William G. Allan.
Date
1943-1945
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William G. Allan photographs

Document | Accession Number: 2006.317.1


US glider pilot sterling silver pin acquired by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2006.317.2

Date
approximately 1944
US glider pilot sterling silver pin acquired by a US soldier

US Army corporal shoulder patch, winter dress style, issue to a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2006.317.3

Date
approximately 1944

German Army eagle breast patch acquired by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2006.317.4

Geography
received : Germany
Date
approximately 1945

US Officer Candidate School patch acquired by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2006.317.5

Geography
received : Germany
Date
approximately 1945
 
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