The University of Southern Mississippi -- McCain Library and Archives
Historical Manuscripts Home
Alphabetical List of All Collections | Collections Listed By Subject


Collection Title: Gammon (Guy L.) WWII Collection

Accession Number: AM06-36

Dates: 1943 – 1945; 1999

Volume: .25 cu. ft.

Provenance: Given by Ray Bellande

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Documents, memoirs, and photographs relating to the Army Air Corps Crash Boat Base in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, where Sgt. Guy L. Gammon was stationed during World War II. The purpose of the base was to rescue airmen who were forced down into the water during training missions. The collection includes 43 photographs of the base and its vessels.

 


Prepared and maintained by
The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries Special Collections
http://www.lib.usm.edu/spcol
118 College Drive #5148   Hattiesburg, MS 39406-5148


Last Edited: Dec 10 2015 08:40:08 AM