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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Everett B. Andrews Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4170
Overview Letters describing camp life written by Everett B. Andrews to his sister Lillian in St. Albans, Vermont, while he was stationed on the Island of Tinian in the Marianas after Allied forces captured it in 1944.
Dates: 1945

Carl S. Auerbach World War II letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4202
Overview Letters from this WWII sailor to his wife and family.
Dates: 1936-1945

Gordy Brule Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4166
Overview Letters written by and to Gordon "Gordy" Brule who served in the 447th Bomb Squad World War II.
Dates: 1943-1949

Eleanor Drenth Dodson Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4165
Overview Letters written in the 1940s to Eleanor ("Ellie" or "Elly") Drenth Dodson of Portland, Oregon, and San Diego, California, from her mother, Mabel Anderson Drenth, who lived in Fresno, California.
Dates: 1942-1946

Roger Hertz Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4167
Overview Almost daily letters written by Hertz and his family between 1944 and 1946 while he was serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Dates: 1944-1946

William A. Lyle Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4164
Overview Letters written by William A. Lyle from 1943 to 1946, primarily to his mother in New York City, while he was serving in the United States Naval Reserves at the U.S. Naval bases in Maryland, California, and Hawaii, during World War II.
Dates: 1943-1945

Redden-Lancaster Families World War II Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4163
Overview Letters from Lloyd D. (Don) and Sergeant Glen C. Redden, and Robert Lancaster to the Redden's sister and brother-in-law and Lancaster's brother and sister-in-law, Barbara and James Lancaster. The letters illustrate the similar and differing experiences the men had during the war and depict a soldier's life from basic training to deployment.
Dates: 1941-1945

Eva T. Tinnesz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4139
Overview Papers and memorabilia of a United States Coast Guard Women's Reservist during World War II
Dates: 1918-1945

World War II letters collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3688
Overview Collection of letters to and from service men and women during World War II.
Dates: 1940-1945

World War II Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4091
Overview Photograph album containing mainly 2.5" x 2.5" snapshots of an unidentified African American soldier during the 1940s
Dates: between 1941 and 1950