Guide to the 528th Engineers Heavy Shop Company soldier photographs
Collection number: HMC-0651.
Title: 528th Engineers Heavy Shop Company soldier photographs.
Volume of collection: 0.02 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Photographs from an Army soldier stationed at Adak.
The U. S. Army soldier who took these photographs appears to have been a member of the 528 Engineers Heavy Shop Company and the 36th Engineers Battalion, serving at Davis Army Air Force Base on Adak Island, Alaska, in 1948.
The collection consists of the photographs of a soldier in the 528th Engineers Heavy Shop Company who served at Adak in 1948. The collection contains: the original U. S. Army album cover; 54 black and white prints; and an Army Alaskan Command shoulder patch. Subjects of the photographs include: soldiers at the base on Adak Island; the sign for the 528th Engineers Heavy Shop Company and the 36th Engineers Battalion on Adak; the sign for the 97th Ordnance Service Company on Adak; soldiers at a U. S. Army training base for Company A of the 10th Infantry Regiment; and people in a residential neighborhood.
Arrangement: The photographs were retained in their original order.
Digitized copies: Selected photographs from this collection have been digitized and can be viewed on Alaska’s Digital Archives. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.
Rights note: The Archives does not hold copyright to the images in this collection.
Preferred citation: 528th Engineers Heavy Shop Company soldier photographs, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.
Acquisition note: The collection was purchased by the Archives in an internet auction in 2003.
Processing information: This collection was arranged and described by Jeffrey Sinnott in 2005. The collection guide was updated to meet current standard by Arlene Schmuland in 2015.