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  • Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
    Title: George Moraitis Gulf War correspondence
    source: Palazzo, Catherine
    Identifier/Call Number: 2014.028.w.rd
    Identifier/Call Number: 158
    Physical Description: 0.027 Linear Feet (1 folder)
    Date (inclusive): 1990 December 3 - 1991 February 22
    Abstract: This collection contains correspondence written by A1/C George Moraitis, USAF to Stephanie and Catherine Palazzo during the Gulf War.
    Language of Material: English .
    Container: Gulf War 1
    Container: 10
    Container: 1

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Catherine Palazzo


    This collection is arranged chronologically.

    Biographical / Historical

    Airman First Class George Moraitis, United States Air Force was born around 1970 in New York. He joined the Air Force in January of 1989. During the time of the correspondence he was stationed in North Carolina, and was deployed to Saudi Arabia during the Gulf War.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item title / description; Box "n" / Folder "n"], George Moraitis Gulf War correspondence (2014.028.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection is available online in Chapman University's Digital Commons: https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/gmoraitis_collection/
    This collection contains five letters written by A1/C George Moraitis, USAF to Stephanie and Catherine Palazzo during the Gulf War (1990-91). In these letters, Moraitis gives some details of his 1989 enlistment in the Air Force, his birthplace, his childhood, his interests and hobbies and his family members.

    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. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Persian Gulf War (1991)
    Persian Gulf War (1991) -- Correspondence
    Palazzo, Catherine
    Palazzo, Stephanie
    Moraitis, George