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William Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 7, Folder: 8-13
Identifier: 2015-123-w-rd

Content Description

This collection is available online in Chapman University's Digital Commons: https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/wvasos_collection/

This collection contains correspondence written both to and from YN3 William Vasos, USN and his wife Irene during the Second World War. Also included are newspaper clippings and various wartime and service ephemera. Inventory:

56 correspondence, personal 1940-1946

16 clippings

1 narrative

1 church service program

1 election war ballot card (and instructions)

1 Honorable Discharge card

1 liberty pass

1 dues payment receipt

1 patient bag inventory

1 bunk tag

1 disability claim form

1 Service Record booklet

3 misc. papers

Dates

  • 1940 - 1945

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.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (5 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written both to and from YN3 William Vasos, USN and his wife Irene during the Second World War. Also included are newspaper clippings and various wartime and service ephemera.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by material type: Series 1: Correspondence from William Vasos--Series 2: Correspondence from Irene Vasos--Series 3: Correspondence to William and Irene Vasos--Series 4: Publications--Series 5: Ephemera and ephemera.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Judith Vasos.
Title
Finding aid for the William Vasos Second World War correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
Andrew Harman
Date
6-7-2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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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