Frank T. Moss World War II letters to his family

Frank T. Moss World War II letters to his family

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Moss, Frank T.
Title: Frank T. Moss World War II letters to his family
Dates: 1942-1945
Quantity: 1.25 Linear feet 2 document boxes, 1 half box
Coll. Number: ms2262

Biographical/Historical Note

Frank T. Moss resided in Union Mills, North Carolina. In May 1943, Frank joined the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort McClellan, Alabama. By late 1943 and all of 1944, Frank was stationed somewhere in the Pacific as a mechanic.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains letters from Frank T. Moss to his family during his military career in World War II. It covers his training, about army life as a mechanic in the Pacific campaign.

Index Terms

Fort McClellan (Ala.)
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands)
Indonesia--History--Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.
Military bases--Alabama.
Moss family
Soldiers--United States.
United States. Army.
World War, 1939-1945--Indonesia.
World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area.
World War, 1939-1945--Solomon Islands.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Frank T. Moss World War II letters, ms2262, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-12Correspondence, 1942-1943
21-12Correspondence, 1944
31-9Correspondence, 1945