William M. Stokes, Jr. Papers
The papers document the military career of William Miles Stokes, Jr. (1901-1980), Virginia Military Institute (VMI) Class of 1921, who later served on the VMI Board of Visitors, 1951-1965, and the board of trustees of the George C. Marshall Foundation. Military records include eight handwritten notebooks Stokes kept during his service in North Africa and England on maneuvers and personnel; maps of the Yellow Beach landing; and papers concerning the landing of the 67th Armored Division at Normandy. Also included are various citations Stokes received. The material on the George C. Marshall Foundation consists of correspondence, minutes, and reports.