Dan Morgan, Author, "The Left Corner of My Heart" A&M.4326

Dan Morgan, Author, "The Left Corner of My Heart" A&M.4326


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West Virginia and Regional History Center

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P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown, WV 26506-6069
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Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M.4326
Title
Dan Morgan, Author, "The Left Corner of My Heart"1984-2001
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/4428
Quantity
0.25 Linear feet 2 1/2 in. (1 document case)
Creator
Morgan, Dan
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
English

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

No special access restriction applies.

Preferred Citation

A&M 4326, Dan Morgan, Author, "The Left Corner of My Heart", West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Scope and Contents

John Johnston's copy of a narrative history of the 551st Parachute Infantry Battalion by Dan Morgan. John Johnston, who was later a WVU professor, was a private in company A of this unit. The book documents the WWII era and includes contributions, memories, and photographs of many members of the battalion. Some later reviews of the book were collected by Johnston and inserted inside the back cover, along with a letter from Johnston to Morgan about the book and a photograph of a memorial stone dedicated to the battalion.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • 551st Parachute Infantry Battalion
  • Johnston, John H.
  • World War II.