Sevier County and World War II

TitleSevier County and World War II
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsGalyon, Bradford Patsy
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number4
Date Publishedwinter
SubjectsMountain life, Sevier County, World War II

Describes events of the war that involved Sevier County soldiers, in conjunction with a celebration at the Sevier County Heritage Museum that honored their service. Begins with volunteering and being drafted; mentions campaigns in Italy, India, and the Pacific; lists those who were killed; makes note of prisoners of war and of women who served; discusses life on the homefront at some length; and finishes with soldiers' homecomings.


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