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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

one narrative

one church service program

one election war ballot card (and instructions)

one Honorable Discharge card

one liberty pass

one dues payment receipt

one patient bag inventory

one bunk tag

one disability claim form

one Service Record booklet

three 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.

Biographical / Historical

Yeoman Petty Officer 3rd Class William Vasos United States Navy

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
English
Script of description
Latin
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