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Date: 1944-01-22 

Description: Sergeant Ed Gigowski of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, plays his accordion for some members of the 121st Field Artillery Battalion at Saidor, New Guinea (present da...

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Robert Doyle standing on a tank. A soldier is peering out of a hatch behind him on the right. A power pole and trees are in the background.

Photograph

Michael Thompson

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of Michael Thompson, a sergeant in Company I, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from...

Photograph

Clearing Trenches

Date: 1917-06 

Description: British troops clear German trenches that were destroyed in battle in the Messine Ridge, Flanders.

Date: 1954-01-28 

Description: University of Wisconsin sports alumni and professional baseball players "Red" Wilson and Harvey Kuenn take a tour through the Veterans Hospital, talking an...

Photograph

Stephen Nicholas

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Stephen Nicholas (1840-1901) of Chilton, Wisconsin. Stephen was a member of the Narragansett tribe. He served with Co. D, 1st...

Date: 1943 

Description: Small fishing vessels carried supplies for troops marching up the coast towards Buna, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Here soldiers lower cases...

Photograph

Edward Thorson

Date:  

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Edward Thorson [as written on the photograph backing; also written as Edward Thoreson on Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 ("Blu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of the camp of a Wisconsin Regiment. Tents are pitched in rows and trees can be seen behind and to the right. Soldie...

Date: 1944-01-23 

Description: Catholic Mass at Saidor, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). The Chaplain is using the hood of a jeep as an altar. Several soldiers can be are in th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a girl dressed as a nurse and a boy dressed as a soldier standing in front of a painted backdrop. He holds a rifle and she i...

Date: 1860 after

Description: George Washington on the left holds the American Revolutionary flag with the date "1776" on it, and a Union Zouave soldier on the right holds a Union flag...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A group of soldiers and officers pose next to an artillery piece within a sheltered area. The shelter is fortified with sandbags and camouflaged with branc...

Date: 1943 

Description: View down line of indigenous men, from a village near the airstrip, helping soldiers carry equipment to a camp area along a trail. Two soldiers stand off t...

Date: 1864 after

Description: Lieutenant A.T. Lamson of Madison and Lieutenant E.E. Sill as they appeared when they reached the Union lines after escaping from Confederate prison at Col...

Date: 1943-12-21 

Description: Technical Sergeant Leonard Stoltz (left) and Technical Sergeant Warren Fuhrman (right), both of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, relax in front of a tent at a base in...

Photograph

Ole E. Troan

Date:  

Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of Ole E. Troan [as written on the photograph backing, Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 ("Blue Books") and published roster...

Date: 1940-11-08 

Description: Full-length portrait of Herbert Bisno, of Tripp Hall, in his United States ROTC uniform. He is standing on a platform in front of a curtain.

Date:  

Description: The First Wisconsin Heavy Artillery, Battery C; Captain John R. Davis, Lieutenant Ezra R. Lisk, Lieutenant Fred Ullman, Lieutenant Benjamin F. Parker.

Date: 1945 

Description: Three Japanese prisoners from the battle of Iwo Jima stand amongst American soldiers on a boat.

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