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World War (1939-1945)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 285 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph M. Accurso Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 156, Folder: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2021-092-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains one letter from S1/C Joseph M. Accurso, USN to Bill and Flo in Chicago, Illinois during the Second World War.

Dates: 1945 September 2

Clarence J. Adams Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 111, Folder: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-077-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains two letters from CCM Clarence Joseph Adams, USN to his family during the Second World War.

Dates: 1945 May 2 - 1945 July 9

Noel Adams Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 1, Folder: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2014-036-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from Noel Adams, USMM to his wife shortly after the Second World War.

Dates: 1945 November 7 - 16

Ruth A. Adams Second World War correspondence collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2020-035-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains 351 correspondence written to Ruth A. Adams by soldiers and sailors during the Second World War, including various holiday cards. Most of the collection, 307 letters, were written by EM3/C Eugene A. "Gene" Gasseaux, USN (USS Jobb). There were ten other soldiers and sailors, as well as six civilian authors of postcards and letters.

Dates: 1943 May 16 - 1946 May 14

Irving Adler Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Resource Copies 1
Identifier: 2019-035-wc-r
Abstract

This collection contains two copies of one letter, handwritten and typed transcription, from Cpl. Irving Adler, USA to his parents during the Second World War discussing his experience of liberating the Buchenwald concentration camp in Germany.

Dates: 1945 April 17

Roland W. Alderman Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 21, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-165-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from Flight Officer Roland W. Alderman, United States Army Air Force, to his brother Clarence and his mother during and shortly after the Second World War.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1944 August 31 - 1945 June 11

Ivan Robert Alford Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 5, Folder: 10
Identifier: 2017-562-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains letters from Cpl. Ivan Robert Alford, USAAF, to his parents, Orville Leland Alford and Alwena (Plagmann) Alford, during the Second World War. Alford belonged to Company B, 845th Aviation Engineers Battalion.

Dates: 1943 August 15 - 1944 November 7

Armed Services Edition book collection

 Collection — Object All
Identifier: 2015-012-r
Abstract

This collection consists of several small Armed Services Edition books printed for distribution to American military servicemen/women overseas during World War II from 1943 to 1946. The books feature an array of non-fiction titles as well as classics, poetry, cartoons, biographies and fiction titles of various genres. The published books are complete works and not merely digests.

Dates: 1943-1946

Armed Services Editions Second World War book collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-001-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains 1099 books from the Armed Services Editions books (ASEs) edited and printed by the Council on Books in Wartime during and after the Second World War from 1943 to 1947. The collection includes some duplicates.

Dates: 1943 September - 2003; Majority of material found within 1943 September - 1947 June

Roberta Armor Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 1, Folder: 4-11, Folder: 1-8
Identifier: 2014-039-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written to Roberta Armor by friends and family during the Second World War.

Dates: 1943 April 12 - 1945 August 12

Ruth B. Arnold Post Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 20, Folder: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-323-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains one letter from Mrs. Ruth B. Arnold to Capt. Kenneth D. Hill after the Second World War.

Dates: 1948 January 8

Arthur Corder collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-007-h-r
Abstract

This collection encompasses items from Arthur Corder’s service in the Second World War. He was assigned as an aide to one of the officers who were among the first Allied military into Mauthausen Concentration Camp on May 5, 1945. Corder had the clearance to take seized items back to the United States, these includes watches, documents, photographs, a camera, and Third Reich relics.

Dates: 1945 - 1945

Theodore Babbitt Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 153, Folder: 11, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-195-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains eight letters from LtCol. Theodore Babbitt, USA to his sister Eleanor Babbitt during the Second World War. Also included is one photocopied obituary for Babbitt.

Dates: 1943 April 18 - 1946 May 09

Jay L. Baggett Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 75, Folder: 1-9, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2015-040-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by Cpl. Jay L. Baggett, USA to his mother and family during the Second World War. Also included are a photograph, a yearbook, and a Christmas menu.

Dates: 1941 March - 1945 August

Ellis J. Bagley Tuskegee Airmen Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Resource Copies 1
Identifier: 2019-042-wc-r
Abstract

This collection contains scans of two letters from A/C Ellis J. Bagley, USAAF to his cousin Mary Harrison while training with the Tuskegee Airmen during the Second World War. Also included is one scan of a letter signed by twenty of the Tuskegee Airmen on the subject of racial discrimination and violation of expressed war department policies, original located at the National Archives.

Dates: 1944 March 22 - 1944 September 24

Joseph Balk Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 14, Folder: 4, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-210-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains one correspondence and one blank postcard from Pvt.Joseph Balk, USA, to Ruth Greene during the Second World War.

Dates: 1942 December 30

Anthony A. Barone Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-289-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from Private First Class Anthony A. Barone, United States Army, to his fiancee, Corinne Rollo (Barone) during the Second World War.

Dates: 1942 May 21 - 1945 September 30

Joseph P. Bayerl Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 21, Folder: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-279-w-r
Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence and clippings for SSgt. Joseph P. Bayerl during the Second World War.

Dates: 1943 August 10 - 1944 July 10

Maurice Edwin Becker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 3-5, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2014-161-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from PFC Maurice Edwin Becker, USA to his mother and father during the Second World War.

Dates: 1944 April 6 - 1946 February

Charles T. Bedell Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 21, Folder: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-207-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from Ens. Charles T. Bedell, USNR, to his friends John and Kay Miller during the Second World War.

Dates: 1944 October 20 - 1945 March 27

Jack P. Bell Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-160-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains 600 correspondence between Pvt. Jack P. Bell, USA and Evabel Bell during the Second World War. Also included are greeting cards, newspaper clippings, and other documents.

Dates: 1936 September 11 - 1946 February 22

Kermit Washington Bender Post-Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 14, Folder: 8
Identifier: 2017-245-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains postcards sent to and from Private Kermit Washington Bender, United States Army after the Second World War.

Dates: 1946 March 25 - 1946 December 17

Harry A. Berger Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-006-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains letters to TSgt. Harry A. Berger, USAAF from friends and family during the Second World War. Also included are one a small photograph of Harry A. Berger, some miscellaneous ephemera and one copy of Yank magazine from May of 1945.

Dates: 1938 July 20 - 1947 February 7

Betty Sara Goetz emigration form collection

 Item
Identifier: 2019-003-h-r
Abstract

This item is an addendum to a German emigration form vouching that the person has no unpaid taxes. Betty Sara Goetz completed the form on December 2, 1940; the form provides Goetz tax number, an indication of her identification card, and that Nazi Germany did not have a concern for her taxes.

Dates: 12-2-1940

Robert L. and Beulah M. Biehler Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box WWII 166, Folder: 1-8, Folder: 1-8
Identifier: 2022-184-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence to and from Cdt. Robert L. Biehler, USAAC and Beulah M. Peterson during the Second World War.

Dates: 1940 August 27 - 1942 April 14

Michele Bifulco Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 14, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2017-183-w-r
Abstract

Private First Class Michele Bifulco, United States Army writes to his fiancee Margaret Tornee about his training and life in France during the Second World War. The collection includes five letters and a copy of Bifulco's honorable discharge form.

Dates: 1943 February 18 - 1944 August 4

Jeanne Blackburn Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 17, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2014-079-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by Jeanne Blackburn to her boyfriend, Paul Gunnison (branch of service unknown), during the Second World War.

Dates: 1944 May 8 - 1945 January 11

Walter Blaser Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 11, Folder: 17
Identifier: 2016-097-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains one undated Christmas card from serviceman Walter Blaser (rank and branch of service unknown) to his sister Mildred during the WWII era.

Dates: 1942 - 1945

Bob [unknown last name] Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 2014-008-w-r
Abstract

This collection consists of one carbon copy letter from Bob [unknown last name] USMM to his family, during World War II.

Dates: 1944 September 11 - 1944 September 11

Charles E. Boewe Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 37, Folder: 7-15, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2017-309-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains letters, photographs, and realia from Pvt. Charles E. Boewe, USA during the Second World War.

Dates: 1942 November 20 - 1946 April 25