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World War (1939-1945) -- Campaigns -- Alaska -- Aleutian Islands

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Melissa Miller First World War, Second World War, and Korean War collection

 Collection — Box WWI 13, Folder: 1-8
Identifier: 2017-280-w-r

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

Series 2, Lewis Calvin Kluttz Second World War correspondence, 1945 December 25 - 1946 February 1

 Series — Box WWI 13, Folder: 2-3
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence, photos, and military documents pertaining to Lewis Calvin Kluttz during the Second World War. Folder 2 contains six correspondence from Kluttz to his family. In this correspondence Kluttz reveals that he is working in Alaska at Dutch Habor in the Aleutian Islands. He was working with salvage. In one letter dated December 25, 1945 he explains that his work should be done by contractors and he should be paid more but the government just wanted cheap labor....
Dates: 1945 December 25 - 1946 February 1