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Chumley (E.R.) World War II Diary
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  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & Archives
    Title: E.R. Chumley World War II Diary
    Creator: Chumley, E.R.
    Identifier/Call Number: SC.ECH
    Physical Description: 0.06 linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1943-1945
    Abstract: E.R. Chumley was in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was aboard the USS Palawan. The diary documents Chumley's locations and activities with chronological entries beginning when he was sworn into the Navy on December 3, 1943 and continuing until September 16, 1945. Near the end of the chronological entries there is a notation in different handwriting which states that Chumley died in Danville, Kentucky on May 23, 1959. Towards the middle of the diary Chumley recorded a military joke, and in the back he recorded some names and locations of people.
    Language of Material: English

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    This collection is open for research use.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge.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.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    This collection was purchased with funds generously donated by Gus and Erika Manders, 2015.

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    Processing Information

    Carri Frola, 2022

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