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1 Title:   Commander William R. Barnett papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Barnett, William R.  
  Dates:   2003  
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This collection consists of a section of Commander William R. Barnett's manuscript U.S. Naval Air Station, Melbourne, Floridia, WW II,. The selection covers his time at the WWII era Navy Pre-Flight School located on the University of Georgia campus. In addition, there are copies of Barnett's Pre-Flight training records.
 
  Identifier:   UA03-004  
  Repository:   University of Georgia Archives  
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2 Title:   James E. Butler, Sr. papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Butler, James E., Sr., 1923-  
  Dates:   1942-1966  
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The collection consists of orders, reports, forms, and other documents from Jim Butler's career in the U.S. Navy during World War II and the Naval Reserve shortly after the war's end.
 
  Identifier:   ms3952  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Joseph Harold Fowler papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Fowler, Joseph Harold  
  Dates:   1942, 1946  
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The collection consists of three documents concerning Lieutenant Commander Fowler: certificate of appointment as Lieutenant in the Naval Reserve of the United States Navy, dated 1942; typewritten letter to "Lieutenant Commander Fowler," signed "James Forrestal," thanking Fowler for his time served in the Navy, dated May 31, 1946; certificate of satisfactory service, dated April 1946.
 
  Identifier:   ms3624  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Jack Izlar, Sr. and Mary Jones Izlar papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Izlar family  
  Dates:   1929-2008  
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The collection includes photographs of Jack Izlar, Sr., his fellow servicemen, and area locals during Izlar's U.S. Navy service in the Pacific Theater of World War II. It also includes a genealogy of the Jones family, a 1929 motor vehicle registration card issued to William William Jones, a handwritten letter from Izlar to his mother inscribed on a menu for the 1943 U.S. Naval Air Station Thanksgiving dinner, a newsletter from The Shoreliner announcing the end of the war, a photocopied announcement for the Jones-Knight wedding, and an official certificate of registration from the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation recognizing William William Jones' immigration to the United States from Wales.
 
  Identifier:   ms3740  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Albert Danner Thomson Jr. and Ruby Kate Ingram papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1943-2010  
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The collection focuses primarily on World War II, although some materials are from the late 20th century. The World War II materials include war diaries from both Albert Danner Thomson, Jr. and Ruby Kate Ingram. Other items include Ingram's uniform, other written records of her service, and newspapers collected into a large scrapbook from 1945. The late 20th century materials focus on Jimmy Carter's election and inauguration and the 1969 Moon Landing.
 
  Identifier:   ms3751  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Ernie E. Williams World War II diary  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Williams, Ernie E.  
  Dates:   1942-1945  
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The collection consists of an unbound diary with entries describing life on board U.S.S. Dorothea L. Dix, transporting U.S. troops to Europe, submarine attacks, battles involving Dorothea L. Dix, various ports and countries, and Williams' duties as a gunner's mate. Also included is a list of locations and dates U.S.S. Dorothea L. Dix departed from and arrived at from September 25, 1942-November 8, 1944.
 
  Identifier:   ms2279  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Jack Landrum papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Landrum, Jack Marion, 1924-2014  
  Dates:   1943-1987  
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The collection consists primarily of documents created during Jack Landrum's service in the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Naval Reserve. These documents include forms, orders, certificates, and other related material. Also included is a manuscript of "Memories of Service in the United States Navy," a memoir about his career in the military. Also included are photographs of Mr. Landrum, his wife, and several U.S. Navy groups, newsletters, and certificates.
 
  Identifier:   ms3947  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Elon Eugene Byrd collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Byrd, Elon Eugene, 1905-1974  
  Dates:   1929-1966  
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The collection consists of materials belonging to Dr. Elon Eugene Byrd of the Parasitology Department at the University of Georgia. These materials were generated as a result of his research in Samoa during World War II and reflect his involvement in malaria research and his discovery of a new species of flukes. Also included in the collection is Byrd's diary of some of his activities, as well as correspondence, writings, lantern slides, film, plate blocks, Dr. Byrd's diplomas and theses, and a journal of bird studies.
 
  Identifier:   ms2834  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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