Charles Jameson collection

Charles Jameson collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Jameson, Charles H.
Title: Charles Jameson collection
Dates: circa 1987
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Coll. Number: ms2555

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles H. Jameson was a soldier for the US Army during World War II. He was selected for high basic language skills and aptitude as part of a group that would listen to Japanese transmissions and report on them. He had previously studied French, German, and Spanish at Stanford and earned a degree in Economics. Jameson also learned Italian at Amherst, gained skills in code-breaking, and was promoted to Corporal at Bomb Disposal School. He served with the 3199th Signal Service Battalion in India.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a 24 page typescript copy of Charles H. Jameson's experiences during World War II.

Index Terms

Jameson, Charles H.
World War, 1939-1945.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles Jameson collection, circa 1987. MS 2555. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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