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Beany November 26th, 1944

American Troops March Down Champs Elysees

American Troops March Down Champs Elysees

“Dear Jean and Jerry,

Found time to have another chat with you- we are more or less idle at present and I am very thankful. Still expect to go to Paris soon. Will try to pick out everyone a souvenir of some sort.

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Beany February 4th, 1945

Russian Troops Liberate Auschwitz Prisoners

Russian Troops Liberate Auschwitz Prisoners

“Dear Jean and Jerry,

I’m leaving the hospital in a day or two and the Doctor is recommending me for reassignment to a non-combatant job for awhile. I guess my nerves are sorta bad and I’m generally run down. I feel rather good to know I won’t have to duck shells and sleep in wet foxholes for awhile. I guess I’ve done my share of fighting however. I will sure enjoy a chance to relax- I hope I get a good job out if it.

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