M91-06 - LEISTER E. PRESLEY COLLECTION

Leister E. Presley, born Aug. 16, 1912 was called into Military Service in 1941 at age 29 during WWII, where he served over 31/2 years in the Supply Company of the 85th Reconnaissance Squadron, 5th Armored Division.  In 1991 the Presley Family made arrangements to donate their papers to UCA Archives upon their deaths.  Mrs. Cloie Presley (Leister’s Wife) died in Nov. 2004.  His father, Luther Presley passed away in 1974.  The Presley’s Papers have been in the Archives at UCA.

Leister Presley’s papers are contained in 3 boxes and consist of the news magazine for the 5th Armored Division Association; The Victory Division News collected and saved from March 1979 though March 2005. This news magazine is published quarterly in March, June, September, and December.

 

Box 1

File 1 – Short history of The 5th Armored Division

File 1B- News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1979

File 2 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1980

File 3 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1981

File 4 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1982

File 5 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1983

File 6 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1984

File 7 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1985

File 8 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association, March-Dec. 1986

File 9 – News Magazine (4) - 5th Armored Division Association - Vol. 4. No. 2, 3, 4, June-Dec. 1987

File 10- News Magazine (4) – 5th Armored Division Association - Vol. 42, Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, March-Dec. 1988 – “The Victory Division News”

File 11- News Magazine (4) – Fifth Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 43, No. 1-4, 1989

End of Box 1

 

Box 2

File 1 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 44,  Nos.  1-4, March-Dec. 1990

File 2 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 45, Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1991

File 3 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 46, Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1992

File 4 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 47, Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1993

File 5 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 45, Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1994

File 6 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 46, Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1995

File 7 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 47, Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1996

File 8 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News Vol. 48, Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1997

End of Box 2

 

Box 3

File 1 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News (No. Vol #) Nos. 1-4, March-Dec. 1998

File 2 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association  - The Victory Division News, March-Dec. 1999

File 3 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News, March-Dec. 2000

File 4 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News, March-Dec. 2001

File 5 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News, March-Dec. 2002

File 6 – News Magazine - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News, March-Dec. 2003

File 7 – News Magazines - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News, March-Dec. 2004

File 8 – News Magazines - 5th Armored Division Association - The Victory Division News, March 2005

End of Box 3

End of Collection