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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 127 Collections and/or Records:

Noel Adams Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2014-036-w-r
Overview This collection consists of letters written by Noel Adams to his wife, November 1945.

Armed Services Edition book collection

 Collection — Object All
Identifier: 2015-012-r
Overview This collection consists of several small Armed Services Edition books printed for distribution to American military servicemen/women overseas during World War II from 1943 to 1946. The books feature an array of non-fiction titles as well as classics, poetry, cartoons, biographies and fiction titles of various genres. The published books are complete works and not merely digests.

Roberta Armor Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 4-11
Identifier: 2014-039-w-r
Overview This collection consists of letters written to Roberta Armor, by friends and family, from 1943 to 1946.

Jay L. Baggett Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Baggett 1, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2015-040-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Corporal Jay L. Baggett, United States Army to his mother, Mrs. Sidney Baggett, and family during the Second World War. Also included are a photograph, a yearbook, and a Christmas menu.

Maurice Edwin Becker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 2, Folder: 25-27
Identifier: 2014-161-w-r
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of Private First Class Maurice Edwin Becker, United States Army to his mother and father during the Second World War.

Jack P. Bell Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-160-w-r
Overview This collection contains 600 correspondence between Jack P. Bell and Evabel Bell during World War Two. Jack P. Bell was a private with the 78th Signal Company, 78th Infantry Division of the United States Army, drafted in late 1942 and discharged March 1946. Also in the collection are V-mail, postcards, greeting cards, newspaper clippings, and other documents. There is also one letter written by Jack's sister and another letter with an unknown author.

Harry A. Berger Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-006-w-r
Overview This collection consists of letters written to Technical Sergeant Harry A. Berger, United States Army Air Force, by friends and family, from 1938 to 1947. Also included in this collection is one a small photograph of Harry A. Berger, some miscellaneous ephemera and one copy of Yank magazine, from May of 1945.

Jeanne Blackburn Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2014-079-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Jeanne Blackburn to her boyfriend, serviceman (rank unknown) Paul Gunnison (branch of service unknown), during the Second World War.

Walter Blaser Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 19
Identifier: 2016-097-w-r
Overview This collection contains one undated Christmas card from serviceman Walter Blaser (rank and branch of service unknown) to his sister Mildred during the WWII era.

Bob [no last name] Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 2014-008-w-r
Overview This collection consists of 1 carbon copy letter from Bob [no last name] (USMM) to his family, during World War II.

Allen Boyden Second World War correspondence

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-101-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Captain Allen Marston Boyden, USA, and his family members, during the Second World War.

Warren Lester Brandt Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 48
Identifier: 2017-467-wc-r
Overview This collection contains photocopied photographs, a transcribed newspaper clipping and a photocopied letter with a donor made transcription from Staff Sergeant Warren Lester Brandt of the United States Air Force during the Second World War.

Raymond Joseph Briese Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: 2014-136-w-r
Overview Two letters, one v-mail, and one postcard written by Raymond Joseph Briese. All documents are originals.

Eugene R. Cadieux Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-021-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters, photographs and newspaper clippings from Corporal Eugene Rogers Cadieux, United States Army Corps of Engineers.

Roger John Caldart World War Two Poetry

 Collection — Box Copies 1, Folder: data_value_missing_1fb59fcd7b967807967dd105e0d618ac
Identifier: 2014-080-wc-r
Overview Photocopies of three World War Two-inspired poems written by Roger John Caldart.

Andrew Carroll Second World War newspaper collection

 Collection — Box Oversize 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 2015-065-w-r
Overview This collection consists of three newspapers and one brochure from World War Two.

John A.Chinn Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton Chinn 1, Folder: 1-21
Identifier: 2016-004-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Staff Sergeant John Chinn, United States Army Air Force to his wife Erma Chinn during World War Two.

Clark Family Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-191-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters, photographs and ephemera from nine Clark brothers: Pvt. George H. Clark, U.S. Coast Guard; Pvt. Albert M. Clark, U.S. Army; Motor Machinist's Mate, Donald T. Clark, U.S. Navy; Lt. Robert T. Clark, U.S. Army; Cpl. Stuart W. Clark, U.S. Army; Pfc. David J. Clark, U.S. Army; S/Sgt.John Neil Clark, U.S. Army; Cpl. Oliver Joseph Clark, U.S. Army, and Duncan Clark to their parents Donald Sr. and Celia Nunn Clark in Orange, CA and to other friends and family,...

Charles E. Conn Second World War collection

 Collection — Document-box 1-5, Box: 6
Identifier: 2016-021-s-r
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of Sergeant Charles E. Conn, United States Army and his wife, Mary Ann (Maki) Conn, during the Second World War. Also included are other correspondence, photographs, ephemera, postcards, cards, and various realia collected during the war.

Wes Davidson Second World War V-mail

 Collection — Carton WWII 2, Folder: 13-15
Identifier: 2014-102-w-r
Overview This collection contains V-mail written by Corporal Wes Davidson, United States Army, to his sweetheart, Peggy Smith, during the Second World War.

Franz DeVault Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: 2014-121-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Franz DeVault to his family during the Second World War.

Daniel Dietrich Vietnam War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Vietnam 1, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2016-131-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Colonel Daniel Dietrich, United States Army, to his wife during the Second World War and the Vietnam War.

Marion T. Disbennett Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Disbennett Box 1
Identifier: 2017-014-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence, photographs and biographical information from S/Sgt. Marion T. Disbennett during his service in the Army Air Forces during the Second World War.

Anthony E. Dolgiela Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-103-w-r
Overview This collection contains 1 correspondence written by Lt. Anthony Dolgiela to his friend, Joe J. Leniant. This was Dolgiela's last letter, dated February 10, 1945 just 6 days before he was killed during a bombing raid in Regensburg, Germany on February 16, 1945.

Richard N. Doolittle Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-085-w-r
Overview This collection consists of original correspondence from Lieutenant Senior Grade Richard N. Doolittle, United States Navy to his wife, Ruth Doolittle, during the Second World War, as well as various correspondence to the Doolittles before the war began and some ephemera from time spent overseas. Also included is a summary inventory created by the donor that lists dates, summaries, and locations of each letter in the collection.

Robert S. Easterbrook Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Signature Letters
Identifier: 2016-129-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence and other materials from Corporal Robert S. Easterbrook, United States Marine Corps, to his family during the Second World War.

Malcolm F. Farmer Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 12-16
Identifier: 2015-110-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Second Lieutenant Malcolm French Farmer, United States Army, to his mother during the Second World War, as well as photographs and some biographical information.

William Fee Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-050-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence by William "Bill" Fee PFC (privite first class) and his parents, Dwight and Lucille Fee, during his service with the United States Army, 11th Armored Division, during World War II.

Mary G. Fitzgerald Second World War and Korean War Correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-113-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written to Mary G. Fitzgerald from various senders during the Second World War. Also included are a book of letters on CD, photographs, a baby book, and various periodicals.

Blanche Foster Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Document-box B. Foster 1, Folder: data_value_missing_9d6d26c4041e378543c8f05fb6915980
Identifier: 2015-001-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written to Blanche Foster from ten different American soldiers during World War Two.

David Clark Fransen Second World War coconut letter

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-001-w-r
Overview This collection consists of a coconut sent by Captain David Clark Fransen, United States Army Air Corps to his daughter Susan during the Second World War. The collection also contains supplemental material pertaining to Capt. Fransen and his daughter Susan. a photo of Susan and a photo of Capt. Fransen, as well as photocopies of material related to the coconut and Capt. Fransen's military service.

Robert Benjamin Fugate Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Box Copies 1
Identifier: 2014-149-wc-r
Overview This collection contains a bound booklet of 33 photocopied letters between Lt. Robert Fugate and his parents. Fugate served in the Philippines, surviving Bataan and a P.O.W. camp before being killed in a Manila Bay bombing.

Joseph D. Granville Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 8-11
Identifier: 2016-006-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Lieutenant Joseph (Joie) D. Granville, U.S. Army Air Forces, during and after the Second World War.

Bernard Stein Greendorfer Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-173-w-r
Overview This collection contains 12 correspondence of Sgt. Bernard Stein Greendorfer, 233rd General Hospital of the US 10th Army in Okinawa during the Second World War. Greendorfer writes to his parents and his two sisters. The collection also contains one photograph of Greendorfer from 1975 and several uniform pieces including coat, pants, hat, and cap.

Philip Chadwick Haeger Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton Haeger 1
Identifier: 2015-102-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence between Private Philip Chadwick Haeger, US Army, and his wife, Barbara May Haeger, during the Second World War.

George Hall Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 16-17
Identifier: 2014-057-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by George Hall (U.S. Army) to Lorraine "Lorry" Natzke from 1943 to 1945. This collection also contains one photograph of Hall dated January 1944, signed "With love George" and correspondence from the Verteran's Administration dated 1978.Hall served in the U.S. Army's Finance Department with the 319th Finance and had been stationed in North Africa, Italy, France and Germany. In his letters, Hall describes daily army life and his duties...

William S. Harker Second World War correspondence

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-121-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence and records relating to Sgt. William S. Harker. According to information provided by the donor, Harker was a medic in the Army Air Corps during World War II.

Hagar Hartman Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 18
Identifier: 2015-034-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters from Sgt. Robert Rockway and "Eddie" (no last name) to Hagar Hartman, as well as a single letter from J.M. Martin to "Trudy."

Harvey Headliner newsletters

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2013-054-r
Overview A bound collection of "Harvey Headliner" newsletters from 1942 to 1945, which depict the Home Front in the United States during World War II. The newsletters show how many women took jobs in the factory and how the American government, corporations, and labor unions increased in size during the war.

Arthur L. Hecht diaries, photographs and realia

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-059-s-r
Overview This collection contains the diaries, photographs and realia of Col. Arthur L. Hecht, USA created between 1941-1980.

Ruth Hoffman Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-086-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by numerous authors sent to Ruth Hoffman during the Second World War. Also included are photos and other documents.

William B. Hood Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-082-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written between Chaplain (Colonel) William B. Hood, United States Army Air Force and members of his family and friends during the Second World War. Also included are postcards, forms, pamphlets and newspapers, documents, a short biography, and a photograph of Ch. (Col.) Hood in uniform.

Ken Horn foreign bank note collection

 Collection — Document-box 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 2011-002-r
Overview This collection contains early 20th century foreign bank notes.

Hugh Galt English School Children Correspondence collection

 Collection — Document-box 1
Identifier: 2015-129-r
Overview This collection consists of letters recieved by Hugh Galt from English school children during World War Two as part of a Pen Pal or "Hands Across the Sea" correspondence program during childhood.

John P. Hurndall Second World War Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-172-w-r
Overview This collection contains photographs, letters, scrapbooks, and other material belonging to John P. Hurndall, who was part of the United States Reparations Mission following the Second World War.

Wilder V. Immel '35 World War II Atomic Bomb Protest Scrapbook

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: 2009-055-r
Overview A scrapbook documenting the protest of the dropping of the nuclear weapons on Japan during World War II by a San Francisco preacher during the war.

Japanese Internment posters

 Collection — Folder 2
Identifier: 2015-119-r
Overview This collection consists of two poster notices of Japanese American evacuation and internment during World War Two, 1942.

John J. O'Connor Scrapbooks

 Digital Record
Identifier: http://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/oconnor_collection/

Joyce Marion Chapman Papers, 1920-

 Sub-Series — Box 1
Scope and Contents Included in the papers of Joyce Marion Chapman are photographs of her, biographical sketches she wrote on members of her family, a family tree of her mother, Zella's, lineage,an ancestral chart for six generations relating to Joyce's mother, Zella, nee Keyes, a Daughter's of the American Revolution certificate, ephemera from her career as a real estate agent in Palm springs, material related to her participation in the Racquet Club of Palm Springs, an article reprint of Charles Farrell who was...

Katy [unknown last name] Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2014-046-w-r
Overview This collection contains one correspondence, written by a young girl named Katy and sent to her uncle in boot camp [the donor suspects that this was during World War Two].

Louis E. Kearney Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 2, Folder: 5-7
Identifier: 2015-059-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters, photographs and and photocopied correspondence from Lieutenant Colonel Louis E. Kearney, USAF.

Walter Keeler Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton Keeler 1, Folder: 1-11
Identifier: 2016-134-w-r
Overview This collection contains over 360 correspondence between Technical Sergeant Walter Keeler, USAAF, and his wife, Florence, during the Second World War. Also included are several greeting cards from Walter to Florence.

Edward T. Kelly Jr. Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 43-47
Identifier: 2015-055-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written Edward T. Kelly to his family during the Second World War.

Richard C. Kinder Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 19
Identifier: 2014-052-w-r
Overview This collection contains three letters written by Pvt. Richard C. Kinder to his mother, Abigail Kinder. This collection also contains a brief history of Richard Kinder and a transcription of the original letters.

Victor E. Koerper World War Two 550th Infantry booklet "A Bolt from the Blue"

 Collection — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 17
Identifier: 2016-002-w-r
Overview This collection contains one booklet titled "A Bolt from the Blue" owned by Victor Eugene Koerper.

Jack B. Kotok Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 20
Identifier: 2014-047-w-r
Overview This collection contains three correspondence by Sgt. Jack B. Kotok.

William Weston Lasswell Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: 2014-042-w-r
Scope and Contents This collection contains 2 letters written by William Weston Lasswell.The first, written Ocotber 1, 1944, was addressed to Walt and Ginger Fletcher. Lasswell spent the letter lamenting his lack of French skills, because it made conversing with beautiful French women difficult.The second letter, written January 17, 1945, was addressed to Bruce and Helen Anderson. Lasswell wrote from Belgium, and expressed thanks for a lovely Christmas gift. This collection...

Philip A. Lathrap Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 22
Identifier: 2014-012-w-r
Overview This collection consists of 1 letter by Philip A. Lathrap.

Fred L. Lenney, Jr. Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box F. Lenney 1, Folder: 1-10
Identifier: 2016-003-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence and other materials concerning Fred Lycett Lenney Jr. during the Second World War.

Frances Fay Brunstein Papers

 Fonds
Identifier: 1998-004-r
Overview The Frances Fay Brunstein Papers consist of personal papers of Frances Fay Brunstein Levine who traveled extensively as an economist for the United States government in the 1950's. The papers include Frances' own writings and correspondence, travel brochures from her travel in Asia and elsewhere, an extensive collection of propaganda from Asian nations, Latin American nations, and the United States.

Lester B. Levy Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 36-40
Identifier: 2017-114-w-r
Overview This collection contains 32 letters and postcards written by Private Lester B. Levy of the US Army Air Corps (later named the US Army Air Forces) to his fiance, Julie Kostbar, during the Second World War. One letter was written by Kostbar to Levy. Also included in the collection are four photographs, one newspaper clipping, one personal account, and three pages of biographical information. Levy died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp in the Philippines in July of 1942.

Ray Claude Lobdell Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 23-24
Identifier: 2014-009-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written to Ray Claude Lobdell from his mother, Mrs. H.M. Lobdell, during World War Two. A series of completed military test sheets was also included with the correspondence.

John K. Manley Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 2-3
Identifier: 2015-109-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from John K. Manley to his mother, Elizabeth Manley, during and after the Second World War.

William M. McIntyre Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Box Copies 1, Folder: data_value_missing_694c909373d6d472ac231d8a014bed7f
Identifier: 2014-029-wc-r
Overview This collection contains photocopied letters from William M. McIntyre (USAAF), June 1944 through December 1944.

Corporal Raymond Frank McRoberts World War Two militaria collection

 Collection — Box (1)
Identifier: 2015-023-r
Overview This collection is a gift of Penni McRoberts, granddaughter of Corporal Raymon Frank McRoberts. It contains one Class A uniform jacket (US Marines), one Purple Heart medal, seven ribbons, one photograph, and a box with two shell bracelets from Guadalcanal, South Pacific.

Military service, 1944 - 1946

 Series
Scope and Contents Gladys Eileen Sparks served in the United States Coast Guard (Women's) Reserve from Feb. 3, 1944 until May 8, 1946 and this series includes her discharge certificate and a certificate of patriotic service from the state of Illinois.

Melissa Miller First World War, Second World War, and Korean War collection

 Collection — Document-box Miller 1, Folder: 1-8
Identifier: 2017-280-wr
Overview This collection contains letters, photographs, military records, and funeral ephemera from First Lieutenant Lewis Calvin Kluttz during the Second World War and Korean War as well as correspondence from Kluttz's uncle, Corporal George Philip Blind during the First World War.

Davis Minshew Second World War Correspondence collection

 Collection — Document-box Harker 2, Folder: 8-15
Identifier: 2016-170-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Navy Lt. Davis Minshew to his friend Leonard Gorin, Jr. written between 1938 and 1949. The correspondence includes Minshew's pre-war occupations and military training and well as his wartime experiences and post-war jobs. It also contains correspondence to Leonard Gorin, Jr. from Davis Minshew's mother (Missouri Avery), from his aunt Vera Gorin, from W. R. Lundgren (Bill) and from others identified only by first name, Marty (married to Bill) and...

Mathew J. Misiur Second World War Letter

 Item — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 42
Identifier: 2015-114-w-r
Overview This collection contains 1 letter written by Mathew J. Misiur, during the Second World War.

Thomas Eugene Moore Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-084-w-r
Overview This collection consists of approximately 400 letters from Lieutenant Thomas Eugene Moore, United States Army to his wife, Mary Ruth Montgomery Moore, during and after the Second World War.

Munemitsu Family Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2010-012-r
Overview A collection of photographs, documents, and keepsakes on the Munemitsu and Sasaki families, chronicling their experiences as Japanese immigrants in Southern California and as evacuees in the Poston, AZ internment camp. Highlights of the collection include: a spoon from Poston, travel documents from 1930, and family photographs of the Munemitsu farms in Garden Grove in Westminister and the Sasaki farm in Santa Ana in Southern California. Also included are fruit boxes, farm...

John G. Newitt Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-056-w-r
Overview This collections consists of 570 correspondence between Lieutenant John G. Newitt, United States Army and his wife Elizabeth, as well as correspondence to his aunts and miscellaneous correspondence to and from Lt. Newitt during the Second World War.

Henry B. Nowak Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 2, Folder: 28-29
Identifier: 2015-026-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Torpedoman's Mate Third Class Henry Nowak, United States Navy to his wife, Florence Nowak, during the Second World War. The collection also contains a CD with photographs and transcriptions.

John J. O'Connor Scrapbooks

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2010-031-s-r
Overview This collection consist of five scrapbooks chronicling the career of Congressman John J. O’Connor (D) of New York. Also included is biographic information on Basil O’Connor, who worked with President Roosevelt in the fight against polio.

Lola Cannon Pefley Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Pefley Box 1, Folder: 1-12
Identifier: 2017-013-w-r
Overview This collection contains various soldier correspondence to Lola Cannon Pefley, and ephemera during the Second World War.

Photographs and ephemera, 1939 - 1969

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Photograph albums, postcards, and newspaper clippings. The photographs are mainly WWII era includingtwo b & w oversized group portrait photographs of women Coast Guard Reserves (SPARs) in various countries such as Guam and Hong Kong.. Also, there are photographs of later years, friends, family, and travel in Mexico and Spain, for example. Newspaper clippings relate to the loss of a friend's husband in WWII, Lt. Donald Mortimer. Additional accession of 5/22/2013 includes a CA Driver...

Company A, 300th Infantry Post Second World War photo album

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2016-025-s-r
Overview This collection consists of one album with photos taken by men of the United States Army, Company A, 300th Infantry Regiment, after the Second World War in California.

Ralph Leatherby papers, 1946

 Series
Overview This folder contains papers pertaining to Ralph Leatherby, including his Army discharge papers and two copies of an article about him in high school.

Joseph R. Richardson Second World War photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-022-s-r
Overview This collection contains Second World War era photographs, news clippings, and ephemera belonging to Second Lieutenant Joseph R. Richardson, United States Army.

Frederick Robinson Second World War correspondence

 Series — Carton WWII 3, Folder: 21-23
Identifier: 2015-115-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters and sketches from Corporal Frederick Robinson, US Army Air Forces, during his service in the Philippines during the Second World War.

Joseph Rogers Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-103-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written to Captain Joseph Rogers of the United States Army Air Force during the Second World War as well as military documents, photographs and realia belonging to Rogers. Items in this collection pertain, for the most part, to Rogers' military career in both the United States and China, where he served for a period as a member of the Army Advisory Group in an advisory role to the Chinese Ministry of Defense.

Louis J. Saffores Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 41
Identifier: 2013-055-w-r
Overview This collection contains 19 letters written to Captain Louis Saffores and his wife Marge, from enlisted men who had served under his command, during World War two. This collection also contains two photographs, a small Japanese flag and various postcards and ephemera.

Waldemar Scherer Second World War correspondence and scrapbook.

 Series — Carton WWII 2, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2013-057-w-r
Overview This collection contains one scrapbook of newspaper columns written by Waldemar Scherer and correspondence to his son Richard.

Magnus R. Schuldt correspondence collection

 Collection — Document-box [2013.018.r] [2016.028.s.r], Folder: 4-5
Identifier: 2016-028-s-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by T-SGT Magnus R. Schuldt, USAAF, to his parents during the Second World War.

Lenore Schwartz Second World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton WWII 1, Folder: 25-26
Identifier: 2014-058-w-r
Overview This collection contains 11 pieces of correspondence, authored by three different soldiers, writing to Lenore Schwartz during World War Two.

Harry Scotidas Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-122-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters correspondence written to Air Force Sgt. Harry Scotidas and Mary Mantos by family and friends during the Second World War.

Adeline "Sue" Seifert Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box Copies 1, Folder: data_value_missing_01e58a77b1e4b480ee097a821dd0b5d7
Identifier: 2014-011-wc-r
Overview This collection contains a series of photocopied letters written by Adeline "Sue" Seifert to her husband Glen D. McClure.

Series 1, Diaries and address books, 1944 - 1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains the diaries and address books of Col. Arthur L. Hecht between 1944 and 1980. Included are 25 handwritten diaries, two address books, two travel diaries, and transcriptions for the 1944 and 1945 diaries. The diaries are kept in their original blue, linen-lined box, the transcriptions are in folder 1.

Series 1, Photographs, 1943 - 1948

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 87 small photographs in black and white depicting the time that Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa spent with the American Red Cross Clubmobiles in Japan. There are photos of Japanese locals, the Clubmobiles and the women that ran them, Japanese architecture, Nagasaki and the aftermath of bombings, horse riding, and some other shots of men in uniform. There is also a group of photographs depicting a small military function, perhaps a small parade, on a baseball diamond. ...

Series 2, Correspondence, 1944 - 1945

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence from or concerning Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa during the Second World War to her family. In October 1944, she wrote her family from Belgium and described the day to day of her time in Europe, adding a photograph with a young Belgian soldier. In December 1944, she wrote her sister and mentioned Paris being boring, and maybe visiting GI's in the hospital "for some excitement." In September 1945, a telegram was sent from the American Red Cross to her mother...

Series 3, Clippings, 1943 - 1945

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains three newspaper clippings and one military unit newsletter. The clippings highlight Capt. Gretchen Yoffa and her sister, as well as the other women of the American Red Cross and the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC), during the Second World War. The unit newsletter, "On the Beam" 20 June, 1945, highlights some daily recreational services on deck of the a ship, as well as short news stories. The news stories include President Truman's travel arrangements, and a story on...

Series 4, Identification certificate, 1944-07-05

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains one Certificate of Identity of Noncombatant for Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa, at the time the equivalent of a Second Lieutenant. There is identifying information and an entitlement statement explaining Capt. Yoffa's priveleges as an officer of the Army of the United States should she be captured by the enemy. The cerificate was meant to be pocket carried and is signed by First Lieutenant Elmer F. Poelke, Adjutant General, United States Army.

Series 5, Clippings, 1941-08-01

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains one newspaper and one clipping. The clipping is a poem in English from a French paper sent to Hecht's mother, with handwritten notes. The newspaper is the Ninth Division Anniversary Edition paper from Fort Bragg August 1, 1941. Of particular note is the newspaper's neglect of the war in Europe. From the articles, it is apparent some shifting and reorganization is occuring within the military but there is no mention of the war, rather with articles glorifying...

Series 6, Medals, 1941 - 1955

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains medals earned by Col. Arthur L. Hecht, USA for his services before and during the Second World War, occupation of Japan, the Korean War, and the National Guard. In the frame are nine medals; American Defense Medal, WWII Army of Occupation Medal, American Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle East Campaign Medal, Victory Medal WWII, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, and the Army National Guard Armed Forces Reserve Medal. Included is a photograph of the...