Nellie April 3rd, 1945

FDR In Warm Springs, April 1945

FDR In Warm Springs, April 1945

“Dearest Kids,

I wont be home till Sat eve as Sue got sick Friday a.m. with a cold and swollen glands. Shes had 104 fever but today she feels good again. I want to stay till I see her run around again so Ill leave here Fri morning and the train I think comes in to Mpls at 7 in the evening Saturday.

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Milly March 31st, 1945

Head Hunters Of The Solomon Islands

Head Hunters Of The Solomon Islands

“Dear Kids,

You certainly went to town when you started buying gifts! We were so thrilled to find gifts for all of us. I’m crazy about the jacket- I’ve needed a raincoat down here and the jacket is waterproof- so now I can use that instead. I needed a lighter coat than my brown one, too- so it will serve two purposes.

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Nellie March 29th, 1945

Field Artillery In Action, Ft. Benning, GA

Field Artillery In Action, Ft. Benning, GA

“Dear Kids,

Got your letter today and a long letter from Beany Wed. I havent heard from Cliff since a week ago last Monday. I cant understand. Hope I hear soon.

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