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Owen Musgrove Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0089

This collection contains photographs and a transcript of a Japanese diary donated by Owen Musgrove who was deployed with the Army during World War II in the Pacific Theater. The photos depict the Philippines; some have further identification on the back of the individual photo. As noted by Musgrove, the journal was removed from the body of Kan Nakamura, a probational officer for the Sano Group, on the Guadalcanal, translated to English, and distributed to each man on his ship.

Dates

  • 1943

Language

The material in this collection is in English.

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 (two folders)

Abstract

This collection contains photographs of the Philippines and a transcript of a Japanese diary donated by Owen Musgrove who was deployed with the Army during World War II in the Pacific Theater.

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1230.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated through the University of Tennessee's Center for the Study of War and Society.

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