George Detre Collection
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Brief Description: This collection contains a letter to prisoner of war (P.O.W.) returnee from President Harry Truman. Also includes Harry Truman Signature Collection.
Held at:
University of North Texas Special Collections
University of North Texas, Willis Library
1155 Union Circle # 305190
Denton, TX 76203
Record Series Number: 01/AR0129
Created by: Detre, George Elwin (1918-1990)
Volume: 0.5 Boxes
Acquired: 06/07/1979. 79-008
Arrangement: This collection is arranged in one box.
Biographical Note for Detre, George Elwin (1918-1990) : George E. Detre was born in 1918. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War 2 and was a prisoner of war (P.O.W.) under the Japanese from 1942 to 1945.
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Subject Index
Prisoners of war.
World War, 1939-1945.
Rights/Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Notes: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.
Acquisition Notes: George Detre  Gift
Related Materials: The UNT Oral History Program
PreferredCitation: George Detre Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections