World War, 1939-1945 -- Casualties
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Series — Box 6027
Identifier: ACC 2010-076:
Scope and Contents This series consists of materials compiled by Sheila Hansen, Spearfish Middle School English teacher, who spearheaded an effort to document the individuals killed in World War II. Three years prior to the dedication of the World War II Memorial in Pierre (September 15, 2001), Ms. Hansen and her students started compiling information and writing biographies on the casualties. In 2001, Ms. Hansen joined with the Department of Education and Cultural Affairs to enlist the help of other teachers...
Identifier: ACC 96-411:
Scope and Contents This series contains research compiled by State Historical Society Museum staff while creating the World War II exhibit. Research consists primarily of an incomplete list of South Dakota war dead compiled by the World War II History Commission and published in Volume I of the book South Dakota in World War II. Also included are corrections to this list provided by museum visitors (along with any documentation available), and information about the foundation of the National Association of...
Dates: 1919 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1992 - 1994