Charles K. Howard collection

Charles K. Howard collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Howard, Charles K., 1911-
Title: Charles K. Howard collection
Dates: 1944-1945
Quantity: 2.2 Linear feet (2 document boxes, 1 half box, 1 oversized box, 1 oversized folder C )
Abstract:The collection consists of Howard's correspondence from March 1944 to September 1945, during which time he was stationed in the Pacific Ocean near Kamiole and Maui, Hawaii. The letters are to Howard's wife, Mary, and their two sons. The collection also contains Howard's diary, photos and other personal items collected during the war.
Coll. Number: ms2470

Biographical/Historical Note

Lt. Charles K. Howard served in the Navy during World War II, from 1944-1945. As a surgeon, he practiced primarily aboard the USS Monrovia. He was stationed in the Pacific Ocean near Kamaole and Maui, Hawaii. He had a wife, Mary, and two sons.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Children of military personnel--Correspondence.
Children of military personnel--History--20th century.
Howard, Charles K., 1911-
Howard, Charles K., 1911- -- Correspondence
Howard, Charles K., 1911- -- Diaries
Howard, Charles K., 1911- -- Photographs
Howard, Mary -- Correspondence
Navy spouses--Correspondence.
Navy spouses--History--20th century.
United States. Navy. -- Surgeons--Correspondence
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Hawaii--Kamaole--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Hawaii--Maui--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Medical care--Hawaii--Kamaole--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Medical care--Hawaii--Maui--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Medical care--United States--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Pictorial works.
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles K. Howard collection. MS 2470. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1944 April
2Correspondence, 1944 April
3Correspondence, 1944 May
4Correspondence, 1944 July
5Correspondence, 1944 August
6Correspondence, 1944 September
7Correspondence, 1944 October
8Correspondence, 1944 November
9Correspondence, 1944 December
21Correspondence, 1945 January
2Correspondence, 1945 February
3Correspondence, 1945 March
4Correspondence, 1945 April
5Correspondence, 1945 May
6Correspondence, 1945 June
7Correspondence, 1945 July
8Correspondence, 1945 August
9Correspondence, 1945 September
10Correspondence, 1946
11Correspondence, Misc. Undated
12Correspondence Fragments, Undated
31Certificate, 1944 March 7
2Diary, Undated
3Empty Envelopes, Undated
4Family History
6Printed Materials
7Sound Recording
OS Box
4Scrapbook and Clippings
OS Folder
1CJapanese Flag from World War II, 1945