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Correspondence -- World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 201 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

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

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

Series 1. Correspondence from Frederick Hecht, 1941 February 7 - 1943 March 15

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 15 correspondence from Private First Class Frederick Hecht to his sister and brother-in-law Marie Hecht Kaplan and Nathan Kaplan, his brother Arthur Lee Hecht, his mother and father Lillian and Samuel Hecht, and his sister and brother-in-law Ann Hecht Weiss and Samuel Weiss during the Second World War. In his letters, Frederick asks his family to write more often. He also talks about receiving his Silver Star in North Africa during the landings in 1942. One of the letters,...
Dates: 1941 February 7 - 1943 March 15

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

Series 5, Miscellaneous, 1938

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains three miscellaneous items: one card from Paris, France with Christmas Bells, one map of Japan with Japanese text, and one postcard with German or Austrian writing. The postcard was possibly found by Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa during her service in the Second World War. It is from someone in Austria and sent to someone in Germany just months after the German invasion of Austria. The postcard is dated August 26, 1938 and has a picture of the town of origin.
Dates: 1938

Series 7, Frank Stimler, 1942 - 1945

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains four v-mail from TEC5 Frank Stimler, USA during the Second World War. He wrote to his friend from home, William Wappner.
Dates: 1942 - 1945

Sharp family First and Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWI 3, Folder: 22
Identifier: 2017-227-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters and postcards from the Sharp family. The postcard was sent by Merril Sharp, USA, during the First World War. The letter was sent by Marvin Sharp, USN, during the Second World War.
Dates: 1919 May 9-1943 May 1

John G. Shindledecker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 11, Folder: 18
Identifier: 2016-082-w-rd
Overview This collection contains letters from SN John G. Shindledecker, USN, to his brother Harry during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 May 29-1945 July 19

Samuel J. Shure V-mail correspondence collection

 Collection — Document-box 1
Identifier: 2016-027-s-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence, postcards, and a V-mail kit (blank V-mail forms, ink well, container of mechanical pencil leads) written by and belonging to Sergeant Samuel J. Shure of the United States Army during the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 - 1945

Willard Thomas Siebenaller Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 17, Folder: 12-14, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2017-716-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Y1C Willard Thomas Siebenaller, USN, to his wife, Ruth Siebenaller, during the Second World War.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1945

Sally Sigel Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 5, Folder: 13
Identifier: 2018-153-w-r
Overview This collection contains four correspondence to Sally Sigel from various authors during and shortly after the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 January 3 - 1945 October 16

Christopher Smith Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-013-w-r
Overview This collection consists of correspondence to and from Capt. Christopher Smith, USA during the Second World War. The collection also includes photographs and ephemera, as well as a code key letter written at the time for the family to be able to avoid the censors.
Dates: 1942 March 17-1945 December

Harry F. Smith, Jr. Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-111-w-r
Overview This collection contains the correspondence and other material from SK3 Class Harry F. Smith, Jr., USN to his family during the Second World War.
Dates: 1944 - 1946-05

Joyce Smith Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 87, Folder: 16-20, Folder: 1-5
Identifier: 2017-170-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence to Joyce Smith from several soldiers during the Second World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-11-23 - 1945-10-05

Jean Smolen Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 19
Identifier: 2017-082-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence to Miss Jean Smolen from her brother and two other writers during the Second World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 September 23 - 1944 July 3

Hubert Albert Spurgin Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-094-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters, travel materials, ephemera and news clippings from Pvt. Hubert A. Spurgin, USA.
Dates: 1942 January 1-1944 December 12

Denise J. Stapleton Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 14, Folder: 16
Identifier: 2017-253-w-r
Overview This collection contains 10 postcards addressed to Francis J. Doyle, one undated postcard addressed to Marjorie Gidley, and various apparently unrelated ephemera from the Second World War.
Dates: 1940 July 4-1946 January 20

Frederick L. Steinberg Second World War Collection

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 33, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-427-w-r
Overview 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 personal...
Dates: 1943 October 29 - 1944 September 23

Sharron A. Stemler Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 13, Folder: 14
Identifier: 2017-070-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters and newspaper clippings from Sgt. Bruce H. Nickerson and Henry Hoover during the Second World War.
Dates: 1945 August 21; 1939 - 1945

Anthony J. Stupar Second World War correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 34, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-242-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by T/5 Anthony J. Stupar, USA to his wife Stella during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 April 5 - 1945 November 7

Mildred Sutton Second World War correspondence, photographs and other materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-074-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence to Mildred Sutton from family and friends serving during the Second World War. Also included are photographs of the soldiers and other materials.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 February 16 - 1949 May 13

Swanson Family First and Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 56, Folder: 1-6
Identifier: 2017-719-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from George Edward Swanson to his parents and sister during the Second World War. It also contains correspondence from Edwin Georg Swanson to Gerda Bohm during the First World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1917-1919; Majority of material found within 1944-1945

Walter W. Swayze Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-284-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from T/SGT Walter W. Swayze, USAAF and Hilda Swayze during the Second World War as well as various documents and items kept by T/SGT Swayze from during his service or received afterwards.
Dates: 1943 September 10 - 1945 October 06

Frank L. Swede, Jr. Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 55, Folder: 9-10, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2017-310-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Pvt. Frank L. Swede, Jr., USA to his family during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 December 12 - 1945 December 20

The Book Shop war correspondence collection

 Collection — Box WWII 37, Folder: 3-11, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2016-133-w-r
Overview This collection was donated by The Book Shop, LLC and contains an assortment of letters written by various authors spanning from 1916 to 1977.
Dates: 1916 - 1977

Thompson Family Correspondence collection

 Collection — Box Gulf War 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: 2017-113-w-r
Overview This collection contains an assortment of letters written during the Persian Gulf War and the Second World War that were donated by Willard and Jo Thompson. The Persian Gulf War correspondence includes 16 letters that Master Gunnery Sergeant Terry Summers wrote to Jo Thompson while he served with the Marines in Bahrain during the Persian Gulf War. The Second World War correspondence consists of transcribed letters that were written by Marine Lieutenant Durand R. Miller, father of Jo Thompson,...
Dates: 1945 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1990 - 1991