Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

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  • POW - Prisoner of War
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  • World War II 1939-1945
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Papers of Lieutenant Commander Rudolph Nikkonen,

Finding aid (Word)

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains an autobiographical account of Lieutenant Commander Rudolph Nikkonen's experiences preceding and during World War II. Also included is a statement written in August 1946 recalling his experiences as a Prisoner of War, as well as photographs and newspaper articles pertaining to his time as a POW.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Rudolph Nikkonen, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.


0.25 cubic feet




Published: Wed Oct 16 10:28:10 EDT 2019