Guide to the Joseph G. Caron Diary, 1941-1944
Collection number: MS 192
About Joseph G. Caron (dates unknown)
Gunners-mate on the USS Washington from Nashua, N.H.
About the Joseph G. Caron Diary (1941-1944)
Sixty-six page standard issue diary (”My Life in the Service”) recording Caron’s enlistment in the U.S. Navy and the action he saw in World War II, particularly in the South Pacific (the Battles of Savo Island in the Solomons and Guadalcanal).
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Joseph G. Caron Diary, 1941-1944, MS 192, Milne Special
Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
Purchased: Charles Apfelbaum, Apr. 2, 2001 (Accession number: 2001.15)