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World War II Military Documents1945, 1945

Part of World War II Military Documents1945

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98sc71Guide to World War II Military Documents, 1945StaffSpecial CollectionsSpecial CollectionsKentucky History CenterKentucky Historical Society100 W. BroadwayFrankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931 USAPhone: (502) 564-1792, ext.4470Fax: (502) 564-4701URL: http://history.ky.gov/Kentucky Historical Societyn.d.Text converted and initial EAD tagging provided by Apex Data Services, March 2000.ENGGuide to World War II Military Documents, 1945Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsKentucky History CenterKentucky Historical Society100 W. BroadwayFrankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931 USAPhone: (502) 564-1792, ext.4470Fax: (502) 564-4701URL: http://history.ky.gov/Processed by: StaffDate Completed: n.d.Encoded by: Thomas Enneking Copyright 1999 Kentucky Historical Society. All rights reserved.World War II Military Documents194598SC71Headquarters of the Commander in Chief of the Pacific and U. S. Pacific Fleet3 itemsKentucky Historical Society. Special Collections & Archives.Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931Access at KHS only. Use microfilm, transcriptions or images when available.For microfilmed copies see Family Collection: World War II Military Documents.Permission for commercial use must be requested from the Kentucky Historical Society Special Collections.[Identification of item], World War II Military Documents, 1945, 98SC71,Library Special Collections and Archives, Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort.This collection consists of a pamphlet, a policy letter, and a confidential document related to World War II. The undated pamphlet, entitled "Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941," tells the story of the attack on U. S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. It was issued from the Headquarters of the Commander in Chief of the Pacific and U. S. Pacific Fleet. The policy letter, dated Dec. 10, 1945, and issued by the U. S. Naval Technical Mission to Japan, relates to souvenirs collected by naval personnel. On the back side of the letter is a certificate of ownership of J. L. Carter, Ensign, U.S.N.R, for several items. The undated confidential document relates to the atomic bomb test site at Bikini Island. Notes indicate what happened after the test explosion to the ships positioned around the island and to the animals onboard the ships.Arrangement: ChronologicalPearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941Atomic bomb--Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands)--Blast effectWorld War II (1939-1945)--Collectibles--JapanCarter, J. L.

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