Francis J. Greechan post-Second World War and Korean War correspondence
Collection — Box: Korea 1, Folder: 14-18
This collection contains 49 correspondence written by Pvt Francis J. Greechan, United States army, to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Daniel A. Greechan, leading up to and during the Korean War. It also contains postcards, photographs, and ephemera.
- 1946 January 18- 1951 August 28
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Biographical / Historical
Francis J. Greechan was born in Allentown, PA, in 1928 and remained there caring for his parents for the duration of his life. Greechan was a Private in the 51st Field Artillery, Battalion A, United States Army. He died on July 6, 1997.
0.3 Linear Feet (5 folders)
Language of Materials
This collection contains the correspondence, postcards, photographs, and ephemera of Pvt. Francise J. Greechan, USA, before and during the Korean War.
This collection is arranged by material type and date.
- Series 1: Correspondence
- Series 2: Postcards
- Series 3: Photographs
- Series 4: Ephemera
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Ann Kulp. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.
- Korea (South) -- Pusan Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Korean War -- (1950-1953) -- Correspondence Subject Source: Local sources
- Korean War, 1950-1953. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States -- Army -- Pacific Theater of Operations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. -- Army. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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