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John Urinka Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 17, Folder: 19
Identifier: 2017-281-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains five correspondences addressed to John Urinka of Cudahy, Wisconsin, from various senders in the military. The letter's authors are Private First Class Reinold Woodford, Corporal Ruben Ollmann, and Corporal Joseph Jarecki. PFC Woodford wished Urinka a merry Christmas, informs him that he was wounded in Italy and is in the hospital, and passes on greetings from another man from Cudahy. Corporal Ollmann wrote about completing his training, replied to a letter Urinka sent him, and later forwarded a Christmas card. Corporal Jarecki sent two Christmas greeting cards. Another Christmas card was sent by Private Walter Ollmann.

Dates

  • 1944 January 23-1944 December 25

Physical Description

The envelope for Private Walter Ollmann's letter is severely damaged and falling apart.

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.

Extent

.08 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Overview

This collection contains five correspondences addressed to John Urinka of Cudahy, Wisconsin, from various senders in the military.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by material type, author, and date.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Marvin C. Urinka.

Physical Description

The envelope for Private Walter Ollmann's letter is severely damaged and falling apart.

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.
Title
Finding Aid for the John Urinka Second World War correspondence
Status
Under Revision
Author
Lee Feldman
Date
1/3/2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Contact:
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States