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Eisenhower, Dwight David (1890-1969) Mimeograph re: "Victory order of the Day" with typed signature, [via T.J. Davis]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05622.04 Author/Creator: Eisenhower, Dwight David (1890-1969) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Documents Date: 8 May 1945 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content:

People: Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Keywords/Subjects: World War II, Military History, President, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs

Sub Era: World War II