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This handwritten letter, dated April 11, 1945, is written from W. N. (William Neill) Bogan, Jr. where he is stationed in Germany to his parents, W. N., Sr. and Catherine F. Bogan, in West Point, Mississippi. The letter assures them that he is alright and that his camp is staying in a factory. The letter goes on to describe what he's been eating, what he's been doing, and what the destruction is like over there. The letter is signed "My dearest love to you all, Buddy." The War and Navy Departments V-Mail Service envelope is postmarked, U. S. Postal Service No. 3, April 20, 1945.
World War II, 1939-1954; Correspondence; United States Army
Through the Lines: Letters From the Homefront, 1917-1945
Correspondence: 2 leaves
Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Manuscripts Division, Bogan (William Neill, Jr.) Papers, Box 1, Folder 20-22
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