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Collection Runice family
WVM ID Number WVM Mss 384
Object Name Archive
Title Papers and photographs, 1970-1993.
Year Range from 1970
Year Range to 1993
Event Vietnam War
Description An account of the military service of Doug and David Runice of Beliot, Wis. written by their father, Justin Runice using their letters home from Vietnam. Discussed is the anti-war movement in Beloit, high casualty rate in some units, attempts between the brothers to arrange for a visit, rocket attacks on U.S. bases, and operations in Cambodia. Also included are portions of articles written by Justin Runice about his World War II service, the battle of Shiloh, and the WWII service of Wisconsin native Beauford Anderson. There are photographs of both Doug and David Runice in uniform.
Extent and Medium of Description Papers 0.1 linear ft. (1 folder)
Photographs 0.1 linear ft. (1 folder)
Paper prints 0.1 linear ft. (1 folder)
Subjects Soldiers -- Wisconsin -- Beloit.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Wisconsin -- Beloit.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.
Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862.
Cambodia -- History -- 20th century.
Search Terms Vietnam War