Sydney C. Heindel papers

Sydney C. Heindel papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Heindel, Sydney C.
Title: Sydney C. Heindel papers
Dates: 1943-1946
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Abstract:The collection mainly consists of correspondence of Sydney C. Heindel to his parents in Cornelia, Georgia, from 1943-1946. Heindel's letters (1943-1944) detail his training at military camps and schools in California, Nebraska, and at the Army Specialized Training Program at Stanford University (Calf.). From 1945-1946, Heindel writes first from China, then India, describing his duties with the Maintenance Company, the locales and people, news of family and friends, books he has read, and military social life.
Coll. Number: ms2561

Biographical/Historical Note

Sydney C. Heindel, soldier with the U.S. Army's Ordnance Heavy Automotive Maintenance Company, stationed in China and India during World War II.


Index Terms

Army Specialized Training Program (U.S.).
China.
India.
Military training camps--California.
Military training camps--Nebraska.
Soldiers--Georgia.
Stanford University.
United States. Army. Ordnance Heavy Automotive Maintenance Company, 441st.
World War, 1939-1945.

General Notes

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

Sydney C. Heindel papers. MS 2561. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Letters, 1942, Feb. 2 - 1943, Jan 21
 
2Letters, 1943, January 23 - 1943, February 26
 
3Letters, 1943, Mar. 1 - 1943, May 25
 
4Letters, 1943, May 26 - 1943, June 17
 
5Letters, 1943, June 20 - 1943, July 12
 
6Letters, 1943 July 13 - 1943 Aug 9
 
7Letters, 1943 Aug 10 - 1943 Sept 1
 
8Letters, 1943 Sept 2 - 1943 Sept 27
 
9Letters, 1943 Sept 28 - 1943 Oct 31
 
10Letters, 1943 Nov 2 - 1943 Nov 30
 
11Letters, 1943 Dec 2 - 1944 Jan 16
 
12Letters, 1944 Jan 17 - 1944 Feb 21
 
13Letters, 1944 Feb 24 - 1944 Mar 23
 
14Letters, 1944 Mar 29 - 1944 Apr 24
 
15Letters, 1944 Apr 25 - 1944 May 29
 
16Letters, 1944 May 30 - 1944 July 3
 
17Letters, 1944 July 4 - 1944 July 27
 
18Letters, 1944 July 28 - 1944 Sept 17
 
19Letters, 1944 Sept 25 - 1944 Nov 10
 
20Letters, 1944 Nov 11 - 1944 Dec 7
 
21Letters, 1944 Dec 10 - 1945 Feb 17
 
22Letters, 1945 Feb 23 - 1945 Apr 21
 
23Letters, 1945 Apr 23 - 1945 June 26
 
24Letters, 1945 June 30 - 1945 Aug 10
 
25Letters, 1945 Aug 12 - 1945 Oct 11
 
26Letters, 1945 Oct 14 - 1945 Nov 23
 
27Letters, 1945 Nov 25 - 1946 Jan 26
 
28Letters
 
29Photographs
 
30Undeveloped Negatives
 
31Foreign Currency
 
32Miscellaneous