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Perry J. Shearouse World War II papers

Perry J. Shearouse World War II papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Perry J. Shearouse World War II papers
Creator: Shearouse, Perry J.
Inclusive Dates: 1944-1946
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) 5 items
Collection Number: ms2300
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of two diaries kept while serving with the 363rd Engineer Regiment of the U.S. Army during World War II. Shearouse describes details of India and Iran, as well as his daily duties, his return to the United States after the war ended, then life in Savannah, Georgia. Also included is a photograph and two letters to his sister, Lillian Anderson.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Perry J. Shearouse World War II papers, ms2300, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

India -- Description and travel.
Iran -- Description and travel.
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
World War, 1939-1945.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1944-1946