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H.R. 2543 To amend section 1552, title 10, United States Code, and section 301 of the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944 to provide that the Board for the Correction of Military or Naval Records and the Borads of Review, Discharges, and Dismissals shall give consideration to satisfactory evidence relating to good character and exemplary conduct in civilian life after discharge or dismissal in determing whether or not to correct certain discharges and dismissals; to authorize the award of an Exemplary Rehibilitation Certificate; and for other purposes

 File — Box: 54
Identifier: 69196

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Chester Earl Holifield (1903-1995) -- also known as Chet Holifield -- of Montebello, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Mayfield, Graves County, KY, December 3, 1903. Moved to Montebello in 1920 and engaged in the manufacture and selling of men's apparel 1920-1943; U.S. Representative from California 19th District, 1943-75. Congressional adviser to international conferences on uses of atomic energy, nuclear weapons testing, water desalinization, and disarmament. Upon his retirement from the House, he resumed the manufacture and selling of men's apparel; died February 6, 1995.


  • 1959-1960


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COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.


From the Collection: 89 Linear Feet (89 boxes)

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

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