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Bataan, Battle of, Philippines, 1942

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Benjamin Fugate Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box Resource Copies 1
Identifier: 2014-149-wc-r

This collection contains a bound booklet of 33 photocopied letters between Lt. Robert B. Fugate, USA and his parents. Fugate served in the Philippines, surviving Bataan and a P.O.W. camp before being killed in a Manila Bay bombing.

Dates: 1941 - 1946

Lester B. Levy Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 13, Folder: 17-21, Folder: 1-5
Identifier: 2017-114-w-r

This collection contains 32 letters and postcards written by SSgt. Lester B. Levy, USAAC to his fiance Julie Kostbar during the Second World War. One letter was written by Kostbar to Levy. Also included in the collection are four photographs, one newspaper clipping, one personal account, and three pages of biographical information. Levy died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp in the Philippines in July of 1942.

Dates: 1940 November 11 - 1942