Guide to the Robert Royden Ward Collection, 1942-1945

Finding aid prepared by Caitlin Tetreau and Jennifer Cox.    

Collection number:     BLC-CR24
Title:     Robert Royden Ward Collection, 1942-1945
Dates:     1942-1945, bulk 1944
Extent:     .25 linear feet 11 letters

Collection Scope and Content

This collection contains 11 letters, photos, V-mail and documents from and about U.S. Army Cpl. Robert Ward, U.S. Army T/5 Harold E. Ward Jr. and U.S. Army Pvt. James L. Ward (created 1942-1945). Pvt. James L. Ward served in Italy. Letters are addressed to a variety of correspondents including a Mrs. Harold Ward of Kennebunk, Maine and Sgt. William D. Van Dusen of Pawling, New York. Accompanying the letters is a Valentine’s Day card, a Navy sailor card and an enlisted man Maine operator’s license.


Arranged roughly chronologically.

Related Material

Randall J. Cushing Collection

Collection Contents


001        Aug. 25, 1944-Jan. 5, 1945
002        Misc.