Title: Haig Shekerjian Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1905-1966
Collection number: 72081
Extent: 4 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope(1.7 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, notes, speeches, and medals, relating to American chemical warfare activities during World War II
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
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[Identification of item], Haig Shekerjian Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1972.
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Shekerjian, Haig, 1886-1966
|1886, 13 June
||Student, Colgate University
||Entered military service as a cadet
||Graduate, B.S. degree and commissioned as second lieutenant of Infantry
||Served with the Punitive Expedition in Mexico under General Pershing
||Assistant military attaché in Greece, with the Allied Armies of the Orient in the Middle East
||Transferred to the Chemical Warfare Service
||Promoted to Brigadier General
||Chemical Officer, First Army; Commanding General of the Chemical Warfare Replacement Center; Commanding General at Camp Sibert,
||Retired from military service
Scope and Content of Collection
Correspondence, notes, speeches, and medals, relating to American chemical warfare activities during World War II
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Chemical warfare
United States--Armed Forces