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World War II letters to Mom

Elwood J. Peters

World War II letters to Mom

send me a package with something good to eat

by Elwood J. Peters

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Published by Watermark Press in Owings Mills, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Western Front.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Peters, Elwood J. -- Correspondence,
    • Peters, Dollie B. -- Correspondence,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Elwood J. Peters.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS (ONLINE)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 119 p. :
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1647313M
      ISBN 101561670596
      LC Control Number91204247
      OCLC/WorldCa30410362

      In my mother (Harold’s wife Dorothy) told me she had a box of Dad’s World War II letters. In emptying Grandma Moss’ home years earlier, Dad’s brother Dick found this box of letters in the garage rafters, one of three shoe boxes containing war letters from each of her three sons.   Letters to a lost son: 'The war didn't end for everyone in ' Writing to her missing son was an act of longing and hope, but the years of silence took their toll on my great-great grandmother.

        A Sarasota woman just released a book that contains her father’s first-hand account of being on the front lines during World War II. Now she's using his words to help other veterans.   “Tony’s War” is a book based on letters that World War II veteran Tony Zahn wrote to his parents during the war. According to his daughter, Sherie Zahn, he wrote letters .

        Laura Cantor Zelman with a display of photos of her father, Milton Cantor, a physician who served in Europe during World War II. Zelman’s book is a compilation of letters . Letters to a fiancé and to a mother. Letters arrived from Bulletin readers that preserve the thoughts of women as well as men, and from the descendants of service members of all races and social positions.. Amy Quinn, the daughter of a Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) soldier named Genevieve "Gene" Sobolewski, sent in a box full of her mother's correspondence from World War II.


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