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[Letter from Corporal Park B. Fielder to his family, August 12, 1945]

Description: Letter from Corporal Park B. Fielder to his family, on August 12, 1945, relating his reaction and that of the soldiers in his outfit to the news that Japan has surrendered and the war is over. He is delighted at the thought of coming home and starting a family.
Date: August 12, 1945
Creator: Fielder, Park B.
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Photograph of U.S.S. General H.W. Butner]

Description: Copy negative of U.S.S. General H. W. Butner in China. The ship is facing to the right and is anchored. The text on the front reads, "U.S.S. General H.W. Butner (AP. 113) 1946 at Smai China." The text on the back reads, "U.S.S. General H.W. Butler - Transported to Chine - 1946. Bill Nesbit."
Date: unknown
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum