Josephine Hodgson papers

Josephine Hodgson papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hodgson, Josephine
Title: Josephine Hodgson papers
Dates: 1943-1945
Quantity: 0.3 Linear feet (1 half box, 1 oversized folder A)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of Josephine Hodgson from 1943-1945. The papers include correspondence, clippings, printed material, and ephemera relating to World War II. The correspondence contains letters to Josephine from Charles N. Hodgson during his World War II service in the 513th Ordnance Heavy Maintenance Company describing his duties as well as the destruction in France and Germany and from James G. Paine during his service with the U.S. Navy describing England and military social life. The collection also contains clippings relating to the World War II army service of Winston D. Hodgson.
Coll. Number: ms2464

Biographical/Historical Note

Josephine Hodgson wrote Charles N. Hodgson and James Paine during their World War II service. In his letters from in the 513th Ordnance Heavy Maintenance Company, Charles described his duties as well as the destruction in France and Germany. James G. Paine wrote during his service with the U.S. Navy describing England and military social life. The collection also contains clippings relating to the World War II army service of Winston D. Hodgson.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Great Britain.
Hodgson, Charles N.
Hodgson, Winston D.
Paine, James G.
Soldiers--United States.
United States. Army. Ordnance Heavy Maintenance Company, 513th.
United States. Navy.
World War, 1939-1945--Destruction and pillage--France.
World War, 1939-1945--Destruction and pillage--Germany.

General Notes

Also known as the Charles and Winston Hodgson collection.

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Josephine Hodgson papers. MS 2464. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Charles Hodgson correspondence, 1943-1945 ( 78.0 items )
Charles Hodgson was a Technical Sergeant with the 513 Ordnance Company in the European Theater.
Photographs of Julia F. Hodgson and Sgt. Hodgson receiving Bronze Star.
 
2James G. Paine, Jr. correspondence, 1943-1945 ( 32.0 items )
Correspondence written while Paine was in the Navy in the European and Pacific Theaters.
 
3Winston D. Hodges correspondence, 1943-1944 ( 19.0 items )
Member of the Marine corps.
Contains one letter, photographs, articles, and newspaper clippings.
 
4Hodgson material
Contains jewelry (including three tiny marine crests, two large marine crests, and an engraved identification bracelet of J. Hodgson), military printed materials, and newspaper clippings.
 
5Marine League Bulletin, June 1945
 
OS Folder
1ALucy Cobb Academy certificate of Josephine Hodgson
 
Diploma, 1930 May 26