Creator

Date Original

1940-1944

Description

This collection contains documents related to Julian Alcele Byrd's military service during WWII. It includes registration documents and a letter to his wife written during his service time in the United States Army.

Biographical/Historical Note

Julius Alcele Byrd was born in Searcy, Arkansas, on November 18, 1918, to Alma Lee Byrd and Paul M. Byrd. He was married to Mable Elizabeth Byrd. He lived in Memphis, Tennessee, and worked as a nitrator operator at the DuPont plant until the time of his enlistment in the army in May of 1941. He died in October of 1980.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Tennessee

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0174.0032

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Julius Alcele Byrd World War II military papers, SMC.0174.0032

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Julius Alcele Byrd World War II military papers, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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