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Parks, Paul J. (Second World War correspondence, photographs and memorabilia)
2019.046.w.r  
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Description
This collection contains approximately 170 letters from Cpl. Paul J. Parks, USAAC to his wife Sylvia during the Second World War. Also included are several pieces of memorabilia and some photographs sent home by Cpl. Parks.
Background
Corporal Paul James Parks, United States Army Air Corps (4/29/1908 - 10/6/1984) was born in Coffeyville, Kansas and attended high school in Centralia, Washington. He met Sylvia Noreen Robbins and dated for three years before marrying in 1929. They then moved to California and had a child, Gary Leigh Parks, in 1934.
Extent
3 Linear Feet (2 document boxes, 1 carton)
Restrictions
There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.
Availability
This collection is open for research.