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Jack B. Kotok Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 1, Folder: 20
Identifier: 2014-047-w-r

Scope and Contents

This collection contains three correspondence by United States Army Sergeant. Jack B. Kotok, writing to his aunt, Gertrude Fisher, and his cousin, Ronald Fisher [the donor]. In one letter, Kotok wrote about "Zeke" who, according to the donor, is Kotok's brother Lester, who was killed in the invasion of Normandy. He also talked about his wife in this letter. In another letter, he referred to his high school, Sam [the donor's father], and how Kotok's mother was feeling after the death of Lester. Enclosed with this letter was a seperate note to the donor and his brother. And the third letter is just Kotok asking about life back home.

Dates

  • 1944 December 13-1945 September 26

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

Extent

0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

This collection contains three correspondence by Sgt. Jack B. Kotok.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ronald M. Fisher.

Physical Description

One of the letters is already ripped halfway through the page
Title
Finding Aid of the Jack B. Kotok Second World War corrrespondence
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Neis
Date
8/6/2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Contact:
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States