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  • Conditions Governing Access
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  • Content Description
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
    Title: William Vasos Second World War correspondence
    source: Vasos, Judith
    Identifier/Call Number: 2015.123.w.r
    Physical Description: 0.1 Linear Feet (5 folders)
    Date (inclusive): 1940-1945
    Abstract: This collection contains correspondence written both to and from United States Navy Yeoman Third Class William Vasos and his wife Irene during the Second World War. Also included are newspaper clippings and various wartime and service ephemera.
    Physical Location: Leatherby Libraries.
    Container: WWII 2
    Container: 30-36

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Judith Vasos.

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged by material type: Series 1: Correspondence from William Vasos--Series 2: Correspondence from Irene Vasos--Series 3: Correspondence to William and Irene Vasos--Series 4: Publications--Series 5: Ephemera and ephemera.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item title], William Vasos Second World War correspondence (2015.123.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.

    Content Description

    This collection contains correspondence written both to and from Yeoman 3/c William Vasos, USN and his wife Irene during the Second World War. Also included are newspaper clippings and various wartime and service ephemera. Inventory:
    56 correspondence, personal 1940-1946
    16 clippings
    1 narrative
    1 church service program
    1 election war ballot card (and instructions)
    1 Honorable Discharge card
    1 liberty pass
    1 dues payment receipt
    1 patient bag inventory
    1 bunk tag
    1 disability claim form
    1 Service Record booklet
    3 misc. papers

    Conditions Governing Use

    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    United States Navy
    Correspondence -- World War, 1939-1945
    World War II
    World War, 1939-1945
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Homefront
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.
    Vasos, Judith
    Vasos, Willliam
    Vasos, Irene