The Resource Dares Emery Wirt letters

Dares Emery Wirt letters

Label
Dares Emery Wirt letters, 1946-1947
Title
Dares Emery Wirt letters
Inclusive dates
1946-1947
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letters, 1946-1947, from Dares Emery Wirt (1923-), stationed at the Chincoteague, Virginia, Naval Auxiliary Air Station to Esther Dulin Johnson (Wirt) (1923-1998) of St. Petersburg, Florida, detailing his duties as a Naval pilot, describing Chincoteague and surrounding communities, commenting on trips and his efforts in purchasing a car, telling Esther he misses her, and planning their wedding
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Dares Emery Wirt was born in 1924 in Massachusetts. He served as an officer and pilot in the United States Navy, including a stint at the Naval Auxiliary Air Station at Chincoteague, Virginia. Wirt retired as a captain in the United State Naval Reserve. He married Esther Dulin Johnson (1923-1998) in 1947, and they had at least four children.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Dares Emery Wirt letters
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi04243.html
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
  • 32
  • 28
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Crown Collectibles
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001643419
Type of unit
  • leaves and
  • p.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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