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Edward Lynch Papers, 1943-1947

Title
Edward Lynch Papers, 1943-1947
ID
MS 00029
Extent
1.5 Linear Feet
Scope and Contents
Contains letters, printed ephemera, artifacts, and other material pertaining to Edward Lynch of Bayonne, New Jersey while serving in Europe during World War II. The letters were written by family and friends to Edward concerning celebrations back home and hopes that he would not be sent to the Pacific to fight. Some of the artifacts include parts of Edward's uniform, a military issued razor and mirror, and pieces of two Japanese planes that belonged to Edward's brother Joseph while serving as a chaplain in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific.
Creators
Lynch, Edward (1923-2001)

Administrative Information

Acquired
08/11/2015.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Purchases--The Book Shop.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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