Ellingwood, Leonard D., 1918-2008
- Existence: 1918-04-08 - 2008-06-19
- Usage: 1918-04-08 - 2008-06-19
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Scope and Contents This collection pertains to Commander Leonard D. Ellingwood who had served as an Acting Pay Clerk with the U.S. Navy during World War II. Ellingwood was stationed on the USS Shaw during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Shortly after surviving the attack, Ellingwood was transferred to the Naval Supply Corps, where he had remained until his honorable discharge in 1966. This collection includes Ellingwood’s official Naval personnel documents from 1936 to 1966, newspapers in which Ellingwood recounts his experiences during the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and various photographs of Ellingwood in Naval uniforms. In addition, the collection...
Dates: 1930 - 2008; Other: Date accessioned: 2019-05-28
Found in: FSU Special Collections & Archives