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Hugh N. McClure Papers [manuscript]

McClure, Hugh N
Format
Book
Language
English
Summary
The papers of Hugh Neel McClure, Jr. consist of ca.1200 letters, primarily during his service in World War II. He was a Navy musician serving aboard the USS Bon Homme Richard, an Essex class aircraft carrier. He served in the Pacific in the latter part of the war including taking part in the raids on Japan. There are some letters before and after the war but most are to and from his parents and future wife during the war.
Description
ca.1200 items.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: C. Venable Minor Endowment Fund, 2012/2013.
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