Ben Byrnes collection of Joshua Randolph Abell WW II letters.
Consists of 27 WW2 handwritten letters and V-mail letters written by Joshua R. Abell, crewman on the USS LST-713 [a Naval tank landing ship commissioned on 7 August 1944. During World War II, LST-713 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific theater] to his mother Mrs. J. Earl Abell of Charlottesville, Virginia.
Purchased from Ben Byrnes.
- 1944 - 1945
- Abell, Joshua Randolph, 1925-2003 (Correspondent, Person)
0.25 Linear Feet (1 box containing 27 folders.) : Handwritten letters and V-mail, most with envelopes.
1 box containing 27 folders.