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United States. Navy. Seabees


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Kenneth D. Kelly papers

 Collection — Container: Manuscripts/Newspapers/Documents
Identifier: 02-00.0366
Scope and Contents

Kenneth D. Kelly served in the 78th US Naval Construction Battalion during World War II on New Caledonia, the Admiralty Islands, and on Okinawa. Included in his collection are a number of news articles related to the Seabees, his typed memoir, and a copy of the unit's battalion log.

Dates: Created: 1943-1999; Other: Majority of material found in 1943-1945; Other: Date acquired: 06/13/2000

Melvin James Kelly papers

 Collection — Container: Newsletters/Newspapers
Identifier: 02-15.0029
Scope and Contents

This collection contains World War II locally published U.S. Navy Seabees news bulletins. which contain articles about the recruitment, expansion and war time activities of the Navy Construction Battalions, the CBs or Seabees.

Dates: Created: 1943-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1943; Other: Date acquired: 07/15/2015

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  • Subject: United States. Navy. Seabees--Periodicals X

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Admiralty Islands (Papua New Guinea) 1
New Caledonia 1
United States. Navy--History--20th century 1
United States. Navy--Women 1
United States. Navy. Seabees--Recruitment 1