Joseph P. Bayerl Second World War correspondence
Collection — Box: WWII 19, Folder: 12, Folder: 1
This collection contains one letter from Staff Sergeant Joseph P. Bayerl to his family. The letter discusses letter writing and the homefront, including farming, as well as some of the food and beverage received while he was stationed in the South Pacific. He was killed in action in New Guinea in June 10, 1944. The collection also contains newspaper clippings from his obituary and from his funeral. It is unclear to which branch of service SSgt. Bayerl belonged.
- 1943 August 10-1944 July 10
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.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)
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This collection consists of correspondence and clippings for SSgt. Joseph P. Bayerl during the Second World War.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Patricia A. Kust.
- Correspondence -- World War, 1939-1945 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Obituaries Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War, 1939-1945 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Casualties Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Islands Subject Source: Local sources
- Finding Aid for the Joseph P. Bayerl Second World War correspondence
- Andrew Harman
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