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World War (1939-1945) -- Philippines -- Mindanao Island.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Ruth A. Adams Second World War correspondence collection

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

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

Amory A. Miller, Jr. Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material — Box Copies 3
Identifier: 2014-110-wc

Armed Services Edition book collection

 Collection — Object All
Identifier: 2015-012-r

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

Sidney Dashevsky Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 21, Folder: 5-6, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2017-507-w-r

This collection contains correspondence from SF 1/C Sidney Dashevsky, USN to his fiancee Emily Van Gelder during the Second World War. Dashevsky was was deployed for almost the entire time he knew her during this correspondence, from 1943 to 1946.

Dates: 1943 January 10 - 1946 January 18

Richard N. Doolittle Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-085-w-r

This collection consists of original correspondence from Lt. Richard N. Doolittle, USN to his wife Ruth during the Second World War, as well as various correspondence to the Doolittles before the war began and some ephemera from time spent overseas. Also included is a summary inventory created by the donor that lists dates, summaries, and locations of each letter in the collection.

Dates: 1940 December - 1945 May

David Clark Fransen Second World War coconut letter

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-001-w-r

This collection consists of a coconut sent by Capt. David Clark Fransen, USAAF, to his daughter Susan during the Second World War. The collection also contains supplemental material pertaining to Capt. Fransen and his daughter Susan. A photo of Susan and a photo of Capt. Fransen, as well as photocopies of material related to the coconut and Capt. Fransen's military service.

Dates: 1943

Ken Horn foreign bank note collection

 Collection — Document-box 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 2011-002-r

This collection contains early 20th century foreign bank notes.

Dates: 1920 - 1944

Anthony P. Krebes Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2018-135-w-r

This collection contains correspondence between SSgt. Anthony P. Krebes, USA and his wife Juanita during the Second World War. Also included are correspondence from Anthony's brothers who served overseas, family and friends, as well as some documents and ephemera.

Dates: 1942 August 6 - 1946 January 5

Corporal Raymond Frank McRoberts World War Two militaria collection

 Collection — Box (1)
Identifier: 2015-023-s-r

This collection is a gift of Penni McRoberts, granddaughter of Corporal Raymon Frank McRoberts. It contains one Class A uniform jacket (US Marines), one Purple Heart medal, seven ribbons, one photograph, and a box with two shell bracelets from Guadalcanal, South Pacific.

Dates: 1941-1945

Series 1, Correspondence from Eugene A. Gasseaux, 1943 May 16 - 1946 May 14

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains 307 letters from EM3/C Eugene A. Gasseaux, USN to Ruth A. Adams during the Second World War. His correspondence is written primarily aboard the USS Jobb from the Pacific Theater. Gasseaux wrote to Ruth as if a lover, though it is unclear how close they really were. Another sailor, PFC Leon Galvia, USA, mentions the two of them as a couple in his letters to Ruth (Series 2). Of note are the following: November 1944: began writing from the...
Dates: 1943 May 16 - 1946 May 14

Solomon Schwartz Second World War P.O.W. testimonial digital video files

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2017-530-w_Schwartz
Identifier: 2017-530-wc
Dates: 2017 May 25