The World War II Joke and Humor
Collection consists of jokes, poems, rhymes, letters, cartoons, and other humorous
materials read by and exchanged between soldiers serving in World War II. Common topics
are sex, women, military life, commanding officers, and Hitler. Most items are
hand-written, though some possibly copied out of magazines and other publications as
there are multiple copies in different hands. A few items are type written, or small
Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s)
of this collection has not been transferred to California State University,
Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or
reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond
that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners.
Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of
the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.