World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box WWII 1, Folder: 1, Folder: 1
Unprocessed — Box Copies 2
Collection — Document-box Resource Copies 1
Overview This collection contains a bound booklet of 33 photocopied letters between Lt. Robert B. Fugate, USA and his parents. Fugate served in the Philippines, surviving Bataan and a P.O.W. camp before being killed in a Manila Bay bombing.
Dates: 1941 - 1946
Collection — Folder 2
Overview This collection consists of two poster notices of Japanese American evacuation and internment during World War Two, 1942.
Unprocessed — Box Copies 3
Dates: 1941 December 2 - 1945 September 13
Collection — Box WWII 24, Folder: 5-14, Folder: 1-10
Overview This collection contains correspondence and other materials concerning CPL Fred Lycett Lenney Jr., USAAF, during the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 - 1948
Collection — Box WWII 13, Folder: 17-21, Folder: 1-5
Overview This collection contains 32 letters and postcards written by SSgt. Lester B. Levy, USAAC to his fiance, Julie Kostbar, during the Second World War. One letter was written by Kostbar to Levy. Also included in the collection are four photographs, one newspaper clipping, one personal account, and three pages of biographical information. Levy died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp in the Philippines in July of 1942.
Dates: 1940-11-11 - 1942
Collection — Folder 2019-008-s-r_Lilja, Harry
Overview This collection contains correspondence sent from Sgt. Harry B. Lilja, USMC to his wife Margaret Lilja. The remainder of the collection contains correspondence from Margaret to Sgt. Lilja as well as correspondence between Sgt. Lilja and various authors.
Dates: 1943 January 30 - 1945 November 08
Collection — Box WWII 22, Folder: 7
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Sgt. Cloyd C. McMurry, USMC to his mother and sister from a POW camp in Japan during the Second World War. Also included are photocopies of letters and telegrams relating to his death as a prisoner.
Dates: 1942 September 25 - 1954 May 16
Dates: 2017 April 21
Collection — Folder 1
Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 18
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
Scope and Contents This series contains one Certificate of Identity of Noncombatant for Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa, at the time the equivalent of a Second Lieutenant. There is identifying information and an entitlement statement explaining Capt. Yoffa's priveleges as an officer of the Army of the United States should she be captured by the enemy. The cerificate was meant to be pocket carried and is signed by First Lieutenant Elmer F. Poelke, Adjutant General, United States Army.
Collection — Box WWII 5, Folder: 13
Collection — Box 1
Overview This collection contains papers and realia of Lowell R. Sigler (1915-1998), who served with the 380th MP Battalion, during World War II.
Dates: 1943 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1945