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Elwyn Batchelor Korean War correspondence

 Collection — Box: Korea 7
Identifier: 2017-061-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains correspondence from EM2 Elwyn Batchelor, U.S. Navy, to his wife, Irene Oliver Batchelor, during his service in the Korean War. It also contains two photo albums and two Navy yearbooks commemorating the third and fourth Korean cruises of the U.S.S. Valley Forge (CV/CVA-45).

Dates

  • 1951 July 16-1955 February 21

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Donor irrevocably transfers, conveys, and assigns to Chapman University all Intellectual Property Rights for the Donated Materials. For more information, consult original donation form.

Extent

1 Linear feet (1 box)

Overview

This collection contains correspondence from EM2 Elwyn Batchelor, USN, to his wife, Irene Batchelor, during the Korean War. It also includes two Navy yearbooks and two photo albums.

Arrangement

This collection is arranges by material type and date. Series 1: Correspondence -- Series 2: Navy yearbooks -- Series 3: Ephemera -- Series 4: Photo albums

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of E.V. Batchelor
Title
Finding Aid for the Elwyn Batchelor Korean War correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
Sharon Clairemont
Date
10-17-2017
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Contact:
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States