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Roy A. Miller Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0235

This collection documents Roy A. Miller Jr.’s service with the U. S. Army in the European Theater during World War II. Included is correspondence between Miller and his parents, a booklet documenting his service record, and copies of military documents pertaining to his service and discharge.

Dates

  • 1942-1946

Language of Materials

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 Special Collections.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Overview

This collection documents Roy A. Miller Jr.’s service with the U. S. Army in the European Theater during World War II. Included is correspondence between Miller and his parents, a booklet documenting his service record, and copies of military documents pertaining to his service and discharge.

Biographical / Historical

Roy August Miller Jr. was born November 27, 1911 in Chicago, Illinois to Roy and Elizabeth Miller. He joined the U.S. Army in 1943 and served in the European Theater during World War II with the 584th Signal Depot Company. He was discharged in 1946. Miller went on to continue his career as a tax agent in the railroad industry. He was married twice, first to Louise (divorced 1950) and later to Gloria Sheppard. Miller died September 22, 1977, and is buried in DuPage County, Illinois.

Arrangement

This collection is in one folder.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

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