Michael J. Macalla papers  1918-1956
search terms in context | full text File Size: 9 K bytes | Add this to my bookbag

Summary Information

Title: Michael J. Macalla papers
Creator: Macalla, Michael J.
Inclusive dates: 1918-1956
Extent: 0.4 linear ft.
Abstract:
Member of Co. G, 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition" and officer in the Polar Bear Association. Collection includes papers on the committee sent to Russia in 1929, to recover the bodies of men slain during the expedition, including material on their reinterment in White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, Troy, Michigan, and the dedication of the Polar Bear monument.

Call number: 851792 Aa 2
Language: The materials are in English.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library University of Michigan