Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

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Papers of Bugler 1/c Henry Wiedefeld,

Finding aid (Word)

Biographical Note

Henry Wiedefeld served as a bugler in the Navy during World War II.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains letters written to Mary Jane Syron from December 1944 to April 1946. He discusses basic training, life in the Navy, and asks for news from home.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as the Papers of Henry Wiedefeld, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, DC.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American.
United States. Navy--Petty Officers--Correspondence.


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Published: Mon Oct 23 12:02:10 EDT 2017