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Beany June 18th, 1944

US Troops Play Horseshoes

US Troops Play Horseshoes

(Written May 30th, 1944)

“Dear Jean and Jerry,

I haven’t heard much from you lately but I haven’t written so often either. Things are as well as ever with me only I’m growing very tired of Army routine. I keep thinking of that fine Minn. weather and all the golf and fishing I could be doing.

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Beany May 22nd, 1944

Eisenhower Visits Troops In England

Eisenhower Visits Troops In England

“Dear Jean and Jerry,

Sorry it’s been so long since you heard from me. I’ve been away at a British Camp for some schooling and just returned. It was very interesting but I find it difficult to like the British as much as we are expected to. There are exceptions, of course, and I met some swell fellows.

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