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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5715.AM:  Richard Gould Brady, 1924-2008



Correspondence:  1943-1945

Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  World War II veteran

Size:  0.4 cu.ft.; 1 box



BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE



Born in 1924, Richard G. Brady served as Quarter Master First Class in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He served on the U.S.S. Converse in the South Pacific. Brady married Marjorie Remington on September 1, 1944 in Lincoln, Nebraska. For twenty-five years, Richard Brady was owner/operator of Brady Heating & Air Conditioning. Richard Brady died on September 14, 2008. He was survived by his wife and six children and their families.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



The collection consists of correspondence written by Richard Brady to his girlfriend (and later wife), Marjorie Remington. The letters date from 1943-1945 and document Brady’s life in the U.S. Navy during World War II.



DESCRIPTION



Correspondence, 1943-1945



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Brady, Richard Gould, 1924-2008

Military service

Soldiers — Nebraska

World War, 1939-1945



 



TMM   01-21-2011

Encoded TMM   01-21-2011