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Formal picture of James Carlton Owens in uniform, 1944

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7a

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection consists predominantly of letters from James Carlton Owens to his parents, wife, and children written during his Naval service in World War II. Also included are a letter from Rosa Lee Owens to James C. Owens, telegrams to the family from the military confirming the death of Owens, sympathy letters, military memorabilia, medals (including the Purple Heart), books, and certificates.


  • 1944

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.


From the Collection: 1.70 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials