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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 the firebombing of mainland Japan by Major General Lemay's 21st Bomber Command.

Dates

  • 1943 - 1945

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

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Chapman University
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