Browse: Collections Creators Subjects Repositories Digital Collections
Log In | Contact Us | View List (0)

W.F. Clingman World War II Journal, 1945Save to your list. | Special Collections & Archives

Title: W.F. Clingman World War II Journal, 1945Save to your list.
Extent: 0.04 Linear Feet
expand icon Abstract
W.F. Clingman, a United States Coast Guard officer, kept this handwritten journal from September 22nd to October 3rd, 1945 while assisting in minesweeping operations in the Kii Channel (Kii Suido) in Japan after the end of World War II. In the journal, Clingman describes in detail his experiences in Japan, writing about the minesweeping process, the weather, his interactions with the local Japanese people, his observations of Japanese culture and the local scenery, literature, and his desires to return to the United States.
expand icon Creators
expand icon Forms of Material (links to similar genres)
expand icon Administrative Information
Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Email Us

Page Generated in: 0.103 seconds (using 150 queries).
Using 6.38MB of memory. (Peak of 6.52MB.)

Powered by Archon Version 3.21
Copyright ©2011 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign