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Everette R. Johnson memoir

 Collection — Volume: V415
Identifier: V415

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a three ring binder of photographs and typed descriptions of Johnson's Navy experiences during World War II, and the history of the ship, U.S.S. Mizar before, during, and after the War.


  • 1941-1945


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Everette R. Johnson was born in December 1922. He enlisted in the U.S. Naval Reserve in February 1940 when he was 17 years old. He called to active duty on May 21, 1941 and served the majority of the War as Chief Quartermaster aboard the U.S.S. Mizar. He was discharged from the Navy on September 25, 1945. After leaving the navy, Mr. Johnson worked at the Chevrolet truck body stamping plant in Indianapolis for thirty-five years and retired as Resident Engineer.


0.03 Cubic Feet (1 volume)


This collection consists of one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed in 2003 by Jill Costil. Finding aid revised 2015/11/12 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid created 2018/06/08 by Lauren Patton.
Everette R. Johnson memoir
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.