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Merchant marine--Records and correspondence.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Dae D. Baird, Jr. papers

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 2009 Box 6 (09.0163-09.0180), Folder: 09.0169 - Folder 1
Identifier: 09.0169
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers pertaining to Ensign Dae D. Baird, Jr. and his experiences as a Merchant Marine during World War II.The papers include photographs, letters, speeches, biographical articles, and military documents.The Dae D. Baird, Jr. collection pertains to the service of Ensign Dae D. Baird, Jr. in the United States Merchant Marines from June 1943 until 1946, as a Purser. Consisting of copies of photographs, records of medals, and articles on the Merchant Marine and Mr. Baird’s experiences during World War II, the collection provides insight into the experiences of a Merchant Mariner. In his brief account on the war, “Unusual and Rare World War II...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1944-2009; Other: Date acquired: 11/20/2009

Frank B. Hodges collection

 Collection — 09.0032 - Box 1
Identifier: 09.0032
Scope and Contents

The collection contains papers and artifacts pertaining to Frank B. Hodges' experiences during World War II as a Merchant Marine on the SS Jacksonville, SS Philip F. Tomas, SS Kofreski, SS Alcoa Mariner, SS Falmouth, and SS Delrio. The collection contains letters, newspaper articles, photographs, official documents, Veteran Information, Hospital records, Ship Information, a recording of Frank B. Hodges' interview with the BBC, and Hodges' personal papers.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1942-2009; Other: Date acquired: 06/12/0009

William Connor King papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 12.0027
Content Description

This collection relates to William Connor King, a Radio Operator in the Merchant Marines during World War II from 1945 through early 1948. The majority of the collection consists of correspondence from King's friends and family detailing news from the home front. Often included in these correspondences are newspaper cutouts and clippings from various newspapers in and around Granville, OH. Also included in the collection are assorted military and religious documents owned by King.

Dates: 1945-1948; Other: Date accessioned: 2019-09-24; Other: Date acquired: 2012-06-04