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Willard Thomas Siebenaller Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 17, Folder: 12-14, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2017-716-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains correspondence from Yeoman 1C Willard Thomas Siebenaller, U.S. Navy, to his wife, Ruth Siebenaller, during the Second World War. It also contains three photographs, a newspaper clipping and a program from a musical performance. Siegenaller trained at Camp Shoemaker in California and served in the Philippines.


  • Majority of material found in 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. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

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.08 Linear feet (3 folders)

Language of Materials



This collection contains correspondence from Y1C Willard Thomas Siebenaller, USN, to his wife, Ruth Siebenaller, during the Second World War.


This collection is arranged by material type and date. Series 1: Correspondence - Willard Siebenaller to Ruth Siebenaller -- Series 2: Photographs -- Series 3: Ephemera

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of The Siebenaller Children Sharon, Jeffrey and Lisa.

Legal Status

Donor irrevocably transfers, conveys, and assigns to Chapman University all Intellectual Property Rights for the Donated Materials. For more information, consult original donation form.
Finding Aid for the Willard T. Siebenaller Second World War correspondence
Sharon Clairemont
January 2, 2018
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Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States