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Report of Submarine Attack

Report of Sub Attack

May 25, 1942

A German submarine sunk the SS Lammot Duponton the afternoon of April 23, 1942 500 miles southeast of Bermuda...

Tags: Florida | Foreign Countries | Submarine Combat | World War II
Map of Omaha Beach

Map of Omaha Beach

August 5, 1944

On June 6, 1944 (D-Day), Allied forces landed at Normandy and began the liberation of Europe from Nazi Germany...

Tags: Foreign Countries | Map | Military Operations | World War II
Operation Lumberjack

Operation Lumberjack

March 3, 1945

Executed on March 1, 1945, Operation Lumberjack was one of the last major operations of the European theater during World War II...

Tags: Foreign Countries | Map | Military Operations | World War II
Report on the Sinking of U-128

Sinking of the U-128

May 17, 1943

On May 17, 1943 U.S. Naval aircraft sank the German submarine U-128 off the coast of Recife, Brazil. The U.S.S. Moffett rescued...

Tags: Florida | Foreign Countries | Submarine Combat | World War II
Lend-Lease Program with Russia

Lend-lease with Russia

September 23, 1942

The Lend-Lease Act was signed into law on March 11, 1941 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. This act set up a system...

Tags: Foreign Countries | Lend-Lease | World War II
POW Malaria Exposure

POW Malaria Exposure

May 5, 1944

Concern over the malaria problem extended to German prisoners of war (POWs) being assigned to side camps throughout the country...

Tags: Foreign Countries | Health | Malaria Prevention | Prisoners of War |
World War II
Maps and Surveys

Mapping the European Front

1943-1945

TVA's Maps and Surveys Department produced topographical maps of the European Theater from air photographs for...

Tags: Foreign Countries | Map | World War II
Letters from the Field

Letters from the Field

1942-1943

Several TVA employees temporarily worked with the Public Health Service overseas to set up malaria control bases...

Tags:Foreign Countries | Health | Malaria Prevention | World War II
Conversion of Airplanes for Malaria Control in Greece

Malaria control

June-September 1945

The United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA) was an international agency which coordinated measures...

Tags: Foreign Countries | Health | Malaria Prevention | World War II
Letter from Serviceman

Letter from Serviceman

May 16, 1944

A former Fish and Wildlife Service employee, who was serving in the military in Great Britain, sent a letter to his former employer...

Tags: Baseball | Foreign Countries | World War II