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Hood (William B.) Second World War Correspondence
2015.082.w.r  
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Description
This collection contains correspondence written between Chaplain (Colonel) William B. Hood, United States Army Air Force and members of his family and friends during the Second World War. Also included are postcards, forms, pamphlets and newspapers, documents, a short biography, and a photograph of Ch. (Col.) Hood in uniform.
Background
Reverend William B. Hood was born in Newberry County, South Carolina on February 14, 1900. He attended Linwood College in North Carolina, Erskine College and Erskine Theological Seminary, and Livingston College in London, England where he studied tropical medicine in preparation for foreign missionary service. On June 7, 1928, while serving as a missionary in West Africa, Rev. Hood married Katherine Elizabeth Anderson.
Extent
2.5 Linear Feet (2 cartons, 1 document box )
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.