John L. Lynch Papers, 1989-90
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Brief Description: Papers of John L. Lynch '40 (1917-  ) including a copy of "All of It I Knew, Some of It I Saw, Part of It I Was...the Story of John L. Lynch, the Memoirs of One of General Patton's...Commandos" containing an autobiographical account of Lynch's boyhood and family in Illinois, life in Urbana and at the University, the ROTC, military service with the 10th infantry in the 5th Division in Iceland (1941-43), England and Ireland, France and Germany.  The volume contains an account of Lynch's discharge (February 1946) and subsequent career, his views of General George S. Patton and photocopies of photographs, documents, newspaper clippings and publications.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 26/20/81
Created by: Lynch, John L. (1917-)
Volume: 0.1 cubic feet
Acquired: 3/29/1990
Arrangement: Chronological
Subject Index
Reserve Officers Training Corps
Student Employment
World War II - Military Operations
World War II - Service and Training
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]