Folder 30, To Mother, Daddy, and Family, September 25, 1945.

dc.creatorArthur Capps
dc.date.accessioned2023-05-24T15:45:19Z
dc.date.available2023-05-24T15:45:19Z
dc.date.issued1941-09-25
dc.descriptionArthur V. Capps was born in Tucumcari, Quay County, New Mexico, on April 18, 1915 to his parents Fred and Nettie Capps. He had four siblings. Sisters Nola, Nova, and Annie, and a brother who died as a toddler named Fred. He began work on Wake Island during World War II in fall of 1941 as a civilian contractor. He was captured on Wake Island by the Japanese in December of 1941 and was not released until September 1945 at the end of World War II.
dc.descriptionArthur Capps married Lutie Neal in 1946 and had their son Harold R. Capps who organized and donated this collection. Arthur and Lutie also had a daughter, Nancy, and another son, Joseph.
dc.descriptionBox 1, Folder 30
dc.format.extent8 pdf pages.
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10605/363155
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.rightsThe images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. Permission to publish these digital files in any form must be obtained from the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, 806-742-9070 or email reference.swco@ttu.edu.
dc.subjectCapps, Arthur V.en_US
dc.subjectCapps, Nettieen_US
dc.subjectForeign Broadcast Intelligence Service Federal Communications Commissionen_US
dc.subjectPacific Island Employee's Foundationen_US
dc.subjectRed Crossen_US
dc.subjectWake Islanden_US
dc.subjectTexas--Wellingtonen_US
dc.subjectPrisoner of waren_US
dc.subjectWorld War (1939-1945)en_US
dc.subjectFamily lifeen_US
dc.titleFolder 30, To Mother, Daddy, and Family, September 25, 1945.en_US

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