Manuscript MS-2004.10



SOURCE: Alice Howard
SIZE: .3 lf

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE: Emmett E. Traylor (1909-1975) was a native of Randolph County, Alabama and retired from Callaway Mills and Deering Milliken with 45 years of service in 1972. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and a veteran of World War II.

SCOPE AND CONTENT: The collection includes United States Navy and Georgia State Guard documents relating to the military service of Emmett E. Traylor. Traylor served with the Georgia State Guard, Third Battalion, from 1941-1944 under the command of Lt. Fuller E. Callaway Jr. of LaGrange. Traylor joined the United States Navy in 1944 and served until his honorable discharge in 1945. The collection includes notes, instructional bulletins, manuals and certificates relating to the military service of Emmett E. Traylor. There are also other materials relating to businesses, football, dance and the Red Cross in Troup County.


Folders 1-9 World War II Documents
1 Georgia State Guard, 3rd Battalion orders, 1943
2-3 Aviation Ordnanceman's School: Aircraft Artillery and Weapons Operating Instruction and Notes, 1944
4 Aviation Ordnanceman's School Notes, 1944
5 Bomb and Rocket Preparation Instruction and Notes, 1944
6 Georgia State Guard Discharge papers, 1944
7 Naval Air Technical Training School papers, 1944
8 Naval Personnel Bulletin- All Hands #344, 1945
9 US Navy Discharge Papers, 1945-1946
10 Classified Business and Professional Directory: LaGrange and Troup County, 1947
11 Callaway Educational Association Dance Program and Chrysanthemum Culture, 1951
12 West Point High School Football Program, 1951
13 American Red Cross Certificate and Program, 1957


ART-2004.26 United States Naval Uniform, WWII
PM-1082 Callaway Mills 25 Year Club, pamphlets, 1952-1969
PM-1083 Milliken and Company 25 Year Club, pamphlets, 1969, 1978


Businesses- Troup County
Georgia State Guard
High School Football- Troup County
World War II