Last letters before death
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box WWI 4, Folder: 9
Overview This collection contains correspondence between Pvt. Jacob L. Feldman, USA, and his cousin, Jennie Vasterling during the First World War. Feldman served under Co. K, 354th Infantry, 89th Infantry Division.
Dates: 1918 July 27-1918 October 16
Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 8-9
Overview This collection contains correspondence and other materials pertaining to the accidental death of PFC Leon Bruce Kravik, USAAF, during training in 1942 during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 December 22-1946 October 28
Collection — Box Oversize 3, Folder: 1, Folder: 1
Overview This collection contains correspondence from PFC Tony Mantuano, USMCR to his mother during the Second World War. Also included are several clippings relating to Marines in the war.
Dates: 1943 November 2 - 1945 February 10
Collection — Box WWI 13, Folder: 1-8
Overview This collection contains letters, photographs, military records, and funeral ephemera from 1st Lt. Lewis Calvin Kluttz during the Second World War and Korean War as well as correspondence from Kluttz's uncle, Cpl. George Phillip Blind during the First World War.
Dates: 1917 October 1-1952 September 20
Collection — Box WWII 52, Folder: 13
Collection — Box WWII 5, Folder: 12
Overview This collection contains correspondence from PFC Myron O. Sappington, USA, and PFC Raul Labardini, USA, during the Second World War. The collection also includes one original and three copies of photographs.
Dates: 1944 June-1949
Series — Box WWI 13, Folder: 4-8
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence, photos, condolences, and official death correspondence pertaining to Lewis Calvin Kluttz during the Korean War. Lewis became a 1st Lieutenant with the 15th Infantry Regiment in the 3rd Division. Folder 4 contains 7 correspondence from Lewis to his sister, Katherine. Some letters of interest include the letter dated May 11, 1952. In this letter Lewis complains about the USO shows, mentions some drama between a man named Carl and Katherine, and expresses his...
Dates: 1942-03-23 - 1942-08-16
Series — Box WWII 87, Folder: 19, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents This series contains two letters and one gold cross given to Joyce Smith by Pvt. Ray E. McClure, USA during the Second World War. The cross was given to her for her 16th birthday. The first letter was written after landing in France, June 6, 1944. The top of the letter says "Somewhere in France," though he begins the letter with "another long, long English day, and I do mean long." There is no mention of the invasion or what he has done, likely due to censors, but it appears to be...
Dates: 1944 June 6 - July 1
Collection — Multiple Containers
Overview This collection contains correspondence to Mildred Sutton from family and friends serving during the Second World War. Also included are photographs of the soldiers and other materials.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 February 16 - 1949 May 13
Collection — Box WWII 55, Folder: 9-10, Folder: 1-2
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Pvt. Frank L. Swede, Jr., USA to his family during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 December 12 - 1945 December 20
Collection — Box WWII 18, Folder: 9
Overview This collection contains letters and a funeral card from SSGT. Philip Langerholc and Sgt. Larry Langerholc to their sister Ann Volk during the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 September 16; 1943 October 5