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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 279 Collections and/or Records:

Photographs and ephemera, 1939 - 1969

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Photograph albums, postcards, and newspaper clippings. The photographs are mainly WWII era includingtwo b & w oversized group portrait photographs of women Coast Guard Reserves (SPARs) in various countries such as Guam and Hong Kong.. Also, there are photographs of later years, friends, family, and travel in Mexico and Spain, for example. Newspaper clippings relate to the loss of a friend's husband in WWII, Lt. Donald Mortimer. Additional accession of 5/22/2013 includes a CA Driver...
Dates: 1939 - 1969

Company A, 300th Infantry Post Second World War photo album

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2016-025-s-r
Overview This collection consists of one album with photos taken by men of the United States Army, Company A, 300th Infantry Regiment, after the Second World War in California.
Dates: 1945 - 1946

Kent I. Powers Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 18
Identifier: 2017-105-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from SSgt. Kent I. Powers, USAAF to his family and friends during the Second World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1945 April 2 - 1945 October 18

T.H. Pritchett Second World War and Korean War correspondence, photographs, and other materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2018-166-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence, photographs and other materials from the service of LtCol. T.H. Pritchett, USA, during the Second World War, Korean War, and the remainder of his service until retirement in 1962. Included in the collection are correspondence from the Korean War, photographs, medals and ribbons, award certificates, maps, and military documents, as well as various memorabilia.
Dates: 1941 January 5 - 1981 June 17

Ralph Leatherby papers, 1946

 Series
Overview This folder contains papers pertaining to Ralph Leatherby, including his Army discharge papers and two copies of an article about him in high school.
Dates: 1946

Reames brothers Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 17, Folder: 17
Identifier: 2017-229-w-r
Overview This collection contains eight correspondences from brothers PFC. Earl Mitchell Reames and Major John Pooley Reames, USA, to their sister, Anna Lee Reames, during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 July 4-1944 September 10

Ross Relph Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 5, Folder: 15
Identifier: 2018-158-w-r
Overview This collection contains four letters from Pvt. Ross Relph, USA to his parents during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 October 11 - 1943 April 22

Joseph R. Richardson Second World War photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-022-s-r
Overview This collection contains Second World War era photographs, news clippings, and ephemera belonging to Second Lieutenant Joseph R. Richardson, United States Army.
Dates: 1937 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1945

Robert W. Rill Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2017-215-w-r
Overview This collection contains two V-Mails sent from Lt. Robert W. Rill, USA to his friends and family during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 December 25-1945 August 2

Robert Moore Second World War correspondence digital collection

 Digital Collection
Identifier: https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/rmoore_correspondence/

Frederick Robinson Second World War correspondence

 Series — Box WWII 11, Folder: 19-21, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2015-115-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters and sketches from CPL Frederick Robinson, USAAF, during his service in the Philippines during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944-10 - 1945-10

K.E. Robinson Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 14, Folder: 2
Identifier: 2017-172-w-r
Overview One letter from Private K.E. Robinson to 1st Lt. Paul N. Gross during the Second World War that praises Gross for his training and leadership.
Dates: 1944 June 3

Joseph Rogers Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-103-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written to Captain Joseph Rogers of the United States Army Air Force during the Second World War as well as military documents, photographs and realia belonging to Rogers. Items in this collection pertain, for the most part, to Rogers' military career in both the United States and China, where he served for a period as a member of the Army Advisory Group in an advisory role to the Chinese Ministry of Defense.
Dates: 1942 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1948

Ruth B. Arnold Post Second World War correspondence

 Digital Collection
Identifier: https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/rbarnold_correspondence/

Louis J. Saffores Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 5, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2013-055-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written to Capt. Louis Saffores, USMC and his wife Marge, from enlisted men who had served under his command, during the Second World War. This collection also contains two photographs, a small Japanese flag and various postcards and ephemera.
Dates: 1944 October 5 - 1946 February 1

Philip Santonocito Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 55, Folder: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-156-w-r
Overview This collection contains the correspondence of Russell A. Sandgren who sent twelve letters to Philip Santonocito during the Second World War, as well as one photograph, five cards, and six sketches.
Dates: 1943

Pauline Lauderdale and Dorothy Labardini Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 5, Folder: 12
Identifier: 2018-152-w-r
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

Waldemar Scherer Second World War correspondence and scrapbook

 Series — Box WWII 2, Folder: 16-18
Identifier: 2013-057-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Waldemar Scherer his son Sgt. Richard P. Scherer, USMC, and one scrapbook of letters writtend to Waldemar's newpaper column.
Dates: 1943 - 1945

George Schmid Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 17, Folder: 18
Identifier: 2017-606-w-r
Overview This collection contains three correspondences written by Fireman First Class and Watertender Third Class George Schmid, USN, to his family during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 August 3-1945 July 22

Magnus R. Schuldt Second World War correspondence collection

 Collection — Document-box [2013.018.r] [2016.028.s.r], Folder: 4-5
Identifier: 2016-028-s-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by T-SGT Magnus R. Schuldt, USAAF, to his parents during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944-03-18 - 1944-12-31

Lenore Schwartz Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 2, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2014-058-w-r
Overview This collection contains 11 pieces of correspondence, authored by three different soldiers, writing to Lenore Schwartz during World War Two.
Dates: 1943 March 25-1944 December 26

Harry Scotidas Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-122-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters correspondence written to Sgt. Harry Scotidas, USAAF, and Mary Mantos by family and friends during the Second World War.
Dates: 1940 January 17-1946 April 17

Adeline "Sue" Seifert Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box Resource Copies 1, Folder: data_value_missing_01e58a77b1e4b480ee097a821dd0b5d7
Identifier: 2014-011-wc-r
Overview This collection contains a series of photocopied letters written by Adeline "Sue" Seifert to her husband Glen D. McClure.
Dates: 1945 - 1945

Series 1, Diaries and address books, 1944 - 1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains the diaries and address books of Col. Arthur L. Hecht between 1944 and 1980. Included are 25 handwritten diaries, two address books, two travel diaries, and transcriptions for the 1944 and 1945 diaries. The diaries are kept in their original blue, linen-lined box, the transcriptions are in folder 1.
Dates: 1944 - 1980

Series 1, Photographs, 1943 - 1948

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 87 small photographs in black and white depicting the time that Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa spent with the American Red Cross Clubmobiles in Japan. There are photos of Japanese locals, the Clubmobiles and the women that ran them, Japanese architecture, Nagasaki and the aftermath of bombings, horse riding, and some other shots of men in uniform. There is also a group of photographs depicting a small military function, perhaps a small parade, on a baseball diamond. ...
Dates: 1943 - 1948

Series 1, Photographs, 1943 - 1945

 Series — Box WWII 21, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This series contains seven black and white photographs of SSgt. Robert D. Mumaugh, USA during the Second World War and two color photographs of his mother Nancy, as well as one drawn, color portrait of Mumaugh apparently years after the war. The six of the black and white photos show SSgt. Mumaugh in uniform, some with other soldiers, and one portrait of him in a suit.
Dates: 1943 - 1945

Series 10, "Mansfield Cousins" clippings, 1942 - 1946

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains three photocopied clippings about the various brothers and cousins of the Wappner family from Mansfield, Ohio. They include stories about their service and a short article about the return home of the last relative from active service.
Dates: 1942 - 1946

Series 2, Correspondence, 1944 - 1945

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence from or concerning Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa during the Second World War to her family. In October 1944, she wrote her family from Belgium and described the day to day of her time in Europe, adding a photograph with a young Belgian soldier. In December 1944, she wrote her sister and mentioned Paris being boring, and maybe visiting GI's in the hospital "for some excitement." In September 1945, a telegram was sent from the American Red Cross to her mother...
Dates: 1944 - 1945