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World War (1939-1945) -- Military operations, Naval -- American

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

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

Sidney Dashevsky Second World War correspondence

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

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
Abstract

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

Harold J. Glickman Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 1-2, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2014-128-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by 2ndLt. Harold J. Glickman, USA to his sister Frances Glickman Schweitzer, and mother Leah Glickman, from the South Pacific during the Second World War. Also included are two photographs of Lt. Glickman and his headstone.

Dates: 1943 August - 2014; Majority of material found within 1943 August - December

Corporal Raymond Frank McRoberts World War Two militaria collection

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

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

Davis Minshew Second World War correspondence collection

 Collection — Box WWII 52, Folder: 8-16, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2016-170-w-r
Abstract This collection contains correspondence from Lieutenant Davis Minshew, United States Navy, to his friend Leonard Gorin, Jr. written between 1938 and 1949. The correspondence includes Minshew's pre-war occupations and military training and well as his wartime experiences and post-war jobs. It also contains correspondence to Leonard Gorin, Jr. from Davis Minshew's mother (Missouri Avery), from his aunt Vera Gorin, from W. R. Lundgren (Bill) and from others identified only by first name, Marty...
Dates: 1937 February 1 - 2001 August 5; 1937 February 1-1950 July 24

Henry B. Nowak Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 6-7, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2015-026-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by TM 3/c Henry Nowak, USN to his wife Florence Nowak during the Second World War. The collection also contains a compact disc with photographs and transcriptions.

Dates: 1943 February 27 - 1944 January 24

Marlin L. Shumaker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022-083-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from 1st Eng. Marlin L. Shumaker, USMM to Stella Margaret Scheetz during the Second World War. Also included is one diary, clippings, photocopied photographs, and other materials.

Dates: 1943 April 22 - 1944 December 31

George V. Tudor Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-083-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by Sgt. George V. Tudor, USMCR during the Second World War. The collection also contains postmortem correspondence and other papers.

Dates: 1933 August - 1947 June

Nick G. Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 6, Folder: 12-18, Folder: 1-7
Identifier: 2014-055-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains original and photocopied correspondence between Sgt. Nick G. Vasos, USA and his family during the Second World War. The collection also includes supplementary material such as a biographical video disc, photos, and draft and assignment cards for Sgt. Vasos.

Dates: 1935 August 28 - 1942 December 27; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1942

William Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 8-13
Identifier: 2015-123-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written both to and from YN3 William Vasos, USN and his wife Irene during the Second World War. Also included are newspaper clippings and various wartime and service ephemera.

Dates: 1940 - 1945