Jewish War Veterans, Post 455 (Columbus, Ga.) Records
Scope and Contents
Researchers studying the Jewish War Veterans – Post 455 – Columbus, Georgia, Records will gain insight into Jewish military service. The collection includes two scrapbooks, containing correspondence, newspaper clippings and photographs pertaining to Jewish war Veterans Post 455 from 1966 to 1968.
- Creation: 1966 - 1968
- Feinberg, William, 1913-1997 (Creator, Person)
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Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Scrapbook one contains correspondence, newspaper articles and photographs showing Jewish War Veterans, post 455 commitment to “Operation Martin Army Hospital.” Martin Army Hospital is located at Ft. Benning, GA, seven miles south of Columbus. Members of the organization visited this hospital once a month calling on not less than 100 patients per visit. JWF also provided men, many Vietnam casualties with magazines, homemade cookies, soft drinks, candy, peanuts, peanut crackers and donuts. In other projects, JWV preformed other civic duties to the local community. Scrapbook two is a representative of activities from 1967 – 1968. It contains news clippings, correspondence and photographs many pertaining to the “Prisoner of War Monument.”
0.2 Cubic Feet
Language of Materials
The collection includes two scrapbooks, containing correspondence, newspaper clippings and photographs pertaining to Jewish war Veterans Post 455 from 1966 to 1968.
Material remains in scrapbook order.
This collection was processed by Demece (Mickey) Harvey in 2013. It was entered into ArchivesSpace by Conor Ray in 2020.
- Jewish War Veterans, Post 455 (Columbus, Ga.) Records, Mss 276
- Demece Harvey
- December 2013
- Language of description
- Script of description
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