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Aberdeen WWII Red Cross/USO Pheasant Canteen, DVD, 2013

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2013-075

Content Description

The collection consists of a DVD and magazine article on the Aberdeen WWII Red Cross/USO Pheasant Canteen in Aberdeen (S.D.). The 38 minute documentary highlights to work of the Pheasant Canteen in the Aberdeen Milwaukee Depot that served free meals, specifically their pheasant sandwiches, to over 1,500 soldiers a daily during World War II. Featured are those who served during WWII, those with fond memories of the Canteen and local area advocates of this lasting legacy project. The WWII Pheasant Canteen Team and McQuillen Creative Group, Inc. produced the documentary in 2013. Also included is the September/October 2013 issue of Aberdeen magazine featuring a story on the WWII Pheasant Canteen.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 2013

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet

1 dvds