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Paul J. Lundbeck papers, 1887-1970 (bulk 1944-1952).
BANC MSS 2010/248 carton 1; BANC MSS 2010/248
Collection Overview

Title:

Paul J. Lundbeck papers, 1887-1970 (bulk 1944-1952)
Paul James Lundbeck papers

Creator/Contributor:

Lundbeck, Paul James, 1918-2008, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Lundbeck, Elizabeth, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Anderson, Charles Victor, 1887-1970

Abstract:

The Paul J. Lundbeck collection contains correspondence and other materials regarding the life of Paul Lundbeck and his family. Included is correspondence between Paul and his wife Elizabeth written while he served in the Navy during World War II. Also included are personal letters and business documents of his father, Charles Anderson, regarding the family business, Anderson Blowpipe Company, and other post-war materials regarding the Lundbeck family.

Date:

1944 (issued)

Subject:

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Lundbeck, Paul James -- 1918-2008 -- Archives
Anderson, Charles Victor -- 1887-1970 -- Archives
Lundbeck family
United States. -- Navy -- Officers -- Correspondence
United States. -- Navy. -- Pacific Fleet.
United States. -- Navy -- History -- World War, 1939-1945
United States. -- Navy. -- Fleet, 7th.
Anderson Blowpipe Company.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Collection processed at folder level in 2011.
Paul J. Lundbeck papers, BANC MSS 2010/248, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Ed Olson ; 2009.
In English.
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial collections of the Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 2010.084).
Paul James Lundbeck was born October 9, 1918, he was a third generation native of San Francisco and attended Galileo High School and graduated from Stanford University in 1940. During World War II he served as an anti-submarine net defense officer and net control officer in charge of the Pacific side of the Panama Canal, and commanding officer of several early warning ships protecting against Japanese aircraft and submarines (1943). From 1944-1946 he was anti-submarine warfare officer of the George E. Davis, DE-357, which led the Leyte Gulf invasion for the liberation of the Philippines, the Okinawa invasion and the defeat of Japan. In 1950 he was recalled by the Navy, serving two years in the Korean War as operations officer and executive officer of the USS Higbee, DDR-806, operating with Carrier Task Forces of the Seventh Fleet against North Korea.
Gift; of Ed Olson ; 2009.

Type:

Family papers.

Physical Description:

print
1 carton (1.25 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2010/248 carton 1
BANC MSS 2010/248

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.