Philip J. Himes Papers, 1943-1992


Philip J. Himes

Document Type

Finding Aid

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Scope and Content Note

This collection is composed of one folder that contains documents (articles, transcripts, letters) to support Philip J. Himes' status as a conscientious objector during World War II.

Biographical Note

Philip Himes appeal his service in the Armed Forces of the United States based on his religious beliefs opposing war. Based on the documents we have, he was granted an exemption and received status of a conscientious objector. He entered Civilian Public Service (CPS) March 16, 1944 and served until May 28, 1946. He was assigned to Camp 128, a Bureau of Reclamation Camp located near Lapine, Oregon.

Donor Note

David P. Himes



Extent of Collection

One folder (housed in small manuscripts)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #279

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Closed to public research. Contact Milliken Special Collections for assistance.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

ACU StaffAudrey Schaffner

Subjects--Personal Names

Himes, Philip J., 1921-2002


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