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In his February 24, 2004 interview with Georgia Williamson, William Franklin Mitchell describes life as a volunteer chaplain for the army during WWII. Specifically, Mitchell shares the reason why he joined the service and what his duties were in war. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.
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Veterans History Project, World War II
Army, Reserves, Hawaii, basic training, mass, correspondence, seminary, chaplain
Mitchell, William Franklin, "Interview with William Franklin Mitchell" (2004). Winthrop University Oral History Program. VHP 011.
LC Subject Headings
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, United States. Army, United States. Army -- Reserves, Military chaplains, Erskine College -- Alumni and alumnae, Harvard University -- Alumni and alumnae