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United States. -- Army. -- Air Corps

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

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

Merrill H. Bolner Second World War correspondence collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2021-195-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence to and from the "Bolner Boys": Sgt. Merrill H. Bolner, USAAC; Agent Thomas E. Bolner, USACIS; and LtCol. Donald E. Bolner, USAAC written during the Second World War.

Dates: 1942 May 24 - 1982 March 26; Majority of material found within 1942 May 24 - 1945 November 30

David Clark Fransen Second World War coconut letter

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

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

William B. Hood Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-082-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written between Ch. (Col.) William B. Hood, USAAF and members of his family and friends during the Second World War. Also included are postcards, forms, pamphlets and newspapers, documents, a short biography, and a photograph of Ch. (Col.) Hood in uniform.

Dates: 1939 - 1945 January

Joe G. Sparks Second World War correspondence and other materials

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 2019-036-wc_Sparks
Identifier: 2019-039-wc
Dates: 1940 - 1948

Johns Family Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 33, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2016-168-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains letters to and from Private First Class Danver Johns and his parents Moss and Amy Johns during the Second World War. It also contains letters to Amy Johns from various correspondents and seven photographs and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1943 November 17 – 1946 March 31

Joseph J. Mitchell Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2021-153-w
Dates: 1944 - 1945

Anthony P. Krebes Second World War correspondence

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

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

John G. Nall Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 59, Folder: 13, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-233-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains nineteen correspondence written by 1st Lt. John G. Nall, USAAF to his friend Mary Symmes during the Second World War.

Dates: 1943 January 20 - 1944 June 20

Series 1, Correspondence from Danver Johns, 1943 November 17 - 1946 March 27

 Series — Box WWII 33, Folder: 1-5
Scope and Contents This series contains 75 correspondence from Danver Johns to his parents during his training and service stateside as a mechanic for the Air Forces during and after the Second World War until Johns' honorable discharge. The letters start soon after Johns enlisted and during his basic training. He tries to become a pilot, but he fails the test and he becomes a mechanic instead. Johns talks about his car, other people and their correspondence with him, when he got his parents last letter and...
Dates: 1943 November 17 - 1946 March 27

Series 1, Correspondence from Jack E. Inman, 1944 - 1945

 Series — Box WWII 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents

This series contains personal correspondence from Jack E. Inman to Roberta Armor. The folder contains 24 letters briefly discussing Inman's time in flight school and his daily activities. Letters are dated from August 1944 - September 1945.

Dates: 1944 - 1945

Series 1, Correspondence from Robert H. Walters to his parents, 1942 September 2 - 1945 July 27

 Series — Box WWII 116, Folder: 1-4, Folder: 1-4
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence from Sgt. Bob Walters, USAAF to his parents and aunt during the Second World War. His first year in the service, from 1942 to 1943, he writes mostly about his training as a member of the ground crew in the Army Air Corps. As a Private, Walters worked primarily with radios and electronics for bombers, and his letters detail his experience in training school at Boca Raton, Florida, as well as his promotion to Sergeant and as a ground radio operator in...
Dates: 1942 September 2 - 1945 July 27

Series 1, Merrill H. Bolner correspondence, 1943 July 4 - 1945 November 25

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 96 correspondence written by Sgt. Merrill H. Bolner, USAAC to family during the Second World War. He wrote from Camp Mackall, North Carolina throughout 1943 while training with the 11th Airborne Division, 187th Glider Infantry. He primarily wrote to family about his training, promotions, and current events abroad.He was relocated to Camp Polk, Louisiana in December 30, 1943 and wrote from this location through the spring of 1944.July...
Dates: 1943 July 4 - 1945 November 25

Series 2, Thomas E. Bolner correspondence, 1943 July 21 - 1945 July 12

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 71 correspondence written by Agent Thomas E. "Tom" Bolner, USACIS to his family during the Second World War. He wrote from Camp Mackall, North Carolina throughout 1943 while training with the 11th Airborne Division.March 31, 1944 - Thomas E. Bolner shared news with Sgt. Bolner that their youngest brother, Donald E. Bolner was interested in military service as well. He lamented at the possibility that both Merrill H. and Donald E. Bolner might serve...
Dates: 1943 July 21 - 1945 July 12

Series 3, Donald E. Bolner correspondence, 1944 March 29 - 1945 November 26

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 34 correspondence written by Lt Col. Donald E. Bolner, USAAC to family during the Second World War. Donald E. Bolner wrote the majority of this material while first holding the rank of Private First Class. He was later promoted to the rank of Sergeant during the Fall of 1945.March 29, 1944 - Bolner wrote to his brother Sgt. Merrill H. Bolner about his training and daily life at Camp Walker, Texas.December 6, 1944 - Bolner wrote to Sgt. Bolner from...
Dates: 1944 March 29 - 1945 November 26

Frederick L. Steinberg Second World War collection

 Collection — Box WWII 146, Folder: 19, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-427-w-r
Abstract This collection contains eight correspondence with transcriptions from Sgt. Frederick L. Steinberg, USAAC to his sister Ruth during the Second World War, as well as two transcribed articles and three reproductions of photographs of Sgt. Steinberg with fellow crew members and his brother, Richard Steinberg who was also in the US Army. Also included with the collection is a war record and narrative, typed, that was written by Sgt. Steinberg and given to Ruth that provides a narrative and...
Dates: 1943 October 29 - 1944 September 23

John F. Wade Second World War memorabilia collection

 Collection — Document-box 1, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2016-019-s-r
Abstract

This collection contains memorabilia collected by Sergeant John F. Wade, United States Army Air Force during and after the Second World War. Included are a photo album, identification card, pamphlets and pictorial book about Sgt. Wade's unit, the 9th Air Force Service Command.

Dates: 1944 - 1956

Merrill and Dolores Walker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Document-box 1-2
Identifier: 2016-026-s-r
Abstract

This collection consists of 260 correspondence to and between Lieutenant Merrill Ludwig Walker, United States Army Air Force and his wife Dolores Lorraine (Kimbro) Walker before and during the Second World War. Included are letters between the Walkers and other authors as well as greeting cards, papers, and pamphlets.

Dates: 1938 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1944

Spencer W. Walker Second World War correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-159-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence and photographs from First Lieutenant Spencer W. Walker, United States Army Air Corps to his family and friends during the Second World War. Most of the correspondence is contained within two scrapbooks. Also included is one memoir, with transcriptions of the collected letters and 190 photographs, compiled by Lt. Walker circa 2000, as well as several black and white photographs with photocopies.

Dates: 1943 November 5 - 1946 January 29

Walters Family Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-308-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from the Walters siblings to their parents, their friends, and each other during the Second World War.

Dates: 1942 August 7 - 1945 August 12

Ralph M. Wefel Second World War combat diary

 Collection — Document-box 1
Identifier: 2016-020-s-r
Abstract

This collection contains the combat diary of Staff Sergeant Ralph M. Wefel, United States Army Air Force from the Second World War. Also included are supplementary items such as identification cards, notes, and rosters.

Dates: 1942-07 - 1985-09; Majority of material found within 1942-07 - 1945-10

William B. Downs Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2021-103-w
Dates: 1943 February 9 - 1946 March 18