Nellie January 11th, 1945

Notice Of Classification

Notice Of Classification

“Dearest Kids,

Well hows my kiddies. Fine I hope. We are on the tail end of our cleaning. We cleaned Milly’s room today and we just have the sun porch left upstairs and we’ll do that tomorrow in 2 hrs.

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Cliff January 10th, 1945

US Postal Money Order

US Postal Money Order

“Dear Jean & Jerry,

Received your letter of Dec. 25h- I’d sure like to have been with you at your Xmas tree. I’ll bet is was lots of fun. It reminds me of all the nice Xmas’ we had at home when we were all together. I hope those days will come soon again.

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Nellie January 8th, 1945

The Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia

The Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia

“Dearest Kids,

Today has been Sunday. It was a very nice warm day. Lorne took us for a ride all around the Post and tonite we were to a show. It was ‘Here Comes The Waves’ with Bing Crosby. It was about 3 ladies there besides Milly and I. All the rest was army men. I really enjoyed it and I seemed so close to  my boys. It was a bunch who is soon ready to leave.

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Nellie January 5th, 1945

Hanging Laundry

Hanging Laundry

Dear Jerry & Jean,

I rec’d your letter and pictures today. Thank you so much. It sure done me a lot of good as I must say I get lonesome for you. I also got 2 letters from Cliff. One dated Dec 18 and 23. He thinks the folks have moved and I’m in Robbinsdale so he wrote me a 5 page letter he said some day Mom will have a home of her own again. He is a wonderful boy to his mother. His letter really was just grand. Bless his heart.

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