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Ned F. Smith Newspaper Clippings and Other Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3361

This collection houses photocopies of newspaper clippings, a certificate, and a letter concerning Ned F. Smith's service during World War II.

Dates

  • 1942 May 6-1945 March 2

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses photocopies of newspaper clippings, a certificate, and a letter documenting Ned F. Smith's service during World War II.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ned F. Smith was born to Floyd W. and Ethel Smith in Brooklyn, Wisconsin on December 31, 1916. During World War II, he served with the Army Air Forces in the southwest Pacific and was later stationed in Dutch Harbor, Alaska. His brother, Miles M., Smith, served in the weather squadron of the Air Corps. Ned Smith died on November 14, 2001.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

The Center for the Study of War and Society transferred these materials to Special Collections in 2009.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480