World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Esther Morris Rasmussen
Mrs. Ruth Van Haaften Collection
The collection is composed of photographs, artifacts, and documents from Edward Clarence Van Haaften who was a Kalamazoo resident and veteran of both World Wars I and II. The collection ranges in date from 1917 to 1945.
Oral history interview with Arnold Schneider, October 12, 1990
Oral history interview with Betty Jane Schultz Virgo, October 28 and November 24, 1993
Oral history interview with Jack and Phyllis Streidl, February 6, 1998
Oral history interview with Marion R. Spear, 1982
Oral history interview with Robert H. Williams, 1989
Rosel Family Letters Collection
This collection contains letters from mostly 1945 within the Rosel family. These letters are mostly between Dale Rosel and his wife Helen.
The Forman Family Letters
The collection is composed of newspaper articles, correspondence between Jack and Alta, and other miscellaneous correspondence. The items date from February 1945 to March 1946.
This collection contains letters documenting Thomas Zerbe and Walter Boylan’s service in the United States Navy during World War Two. Correspondence between Charlotte Zerbe, previously Charlotte Boylan, and her brother Walter Boylan who served in the US Navy during World War II. Walter Boyland was stationed temporarily at Western Michigan University during 1943 for training. Also includes are five other letters by Boylan.