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Erwin Goldenstein, WWII Military Recordse

Title: Erwin Goldenstein, WWII Military Records

Creator: Goldenstein, Erwin H.

Dates: 1943-1944

Quantity: 1 box (0.5 linear feet)

Collection Number: MS 0376

Language: English

Restrictions: None.

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Preferred Citation: Erwin Goldenstein, WWII Military Records (MS 0376). Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.


Erwin H. Goldenstein served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Army during World War II. He attended officer school at Fort Ord in California starting in January 1944. He married Valda Marie Panko on May 25, 1942. The couple had one daughter, Diana Faye Goldenstein, born January 1944, in Burr, Nebraska. Later the family lived in Lincoln, Nebraska, where Goldenstein attended the University and received a Ph.D. in secondary education in 1950. He taught history and philosophy of education in the Teachers College. Among other roles, he served as director of the Training Teachers of Teachers (TTT) project and participated in the American Association of Univerity Professors (AAUP).

Scope and Content:

The correspondence is comprised of approximately 100 letters that were written by Goldenstein to his wife, Valda, in Burr, Nebraska. Many of them are v-mail copies.


Goldenstein, Erwin H.

World War, 1939-1945

United States -- World War II -- Archives

Container List: Box 1. Folder 1. Correspondence, 1943, Jan. Box 1. Folder 2. Correspondence, 1944, Jan. Box 1. Folder 3. Correspondence, 1944, Feb. Box 1. Folder 4. Correspondence, 1944, Mar. Box 1. Folder 5. Correspondence, 1944, Apr. Box 1. Folder 6. Correspondence, 1944, May Box 1. Folder 7. Correspondence, 1944, June Box 1. Folder 8. Correspondence, 1944, July Box 1. Folder 9. Correspondence, 1944, Aug. Box 1. Folder 10. Correspondence, 1944, Sept. Box 1. Folder 11. Correspondence, 1944, Oct. Box 1. Folder 12. Correspondence, 1944, Nov. Box 1. Folder 13. Correspondence, 1944, Dec.

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