The F&M World War I Diaries Collection comprises the diaries of David A. Landis, graduate of Franklin and Marshall Academy (1914), and J. Reah Hollinger, graduate of Franklin and Marshall Academy (1913) and Franklin and Marshall College (1917). The diaries document their military service during World War I, covering the years 1918 and 1919. Further resources related to the diaries, created by F&M Hackman Summer Scholars, can be found on the F&M Archives and Special Collections website:

Franklin and Marshall College in World War I

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  • David A. Landis 1918-1919 Diary 

    Landis, David A. (1919)
    1918-1919 diary of David A. Landis (1897-1967), documenting his military service in World War I. Born April 8, 1897 in East Petersburg, PA, Landis was a 1914 graduate of the Franklin and Marshall Academy. After graduating ...
  • J. Reah Hollinger 1919 Diary 

    Hollinger, J. Reah (1919)
    1919 diary of J. Reah Hollinger (1895-1996), documenting his military service in World War I. Born in Lancaster, PA, Hollinger was a graduate of Franklin and Marshall Academy (1913) and Franklin and Marshall College (1917). ...
  • J. Reah Hollinger 1918 Diary 

    Hollinger, J. Reah (1918)
    1918 diary of J. Reah Hollinger (1895-1896), documenting his military service in World War I. Born in Lancaster, PA, Hollinger was a graduate of Franklin and Marshall Academy (1913) and Franklin and Marshall College (1917). ...