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This handwritten letter, dated July 15, 1945, is written from W. N. (William Neill) Bogan, Jr. where he is stationed in Germany to Juliette Chamberlin in Jackson, Mississippi. The letter discusses the likelihood that the company will be moving again and describes what he's been doing in the meantime. The letter is signed "Dearest love, Son." The envelope is postmarked U. S. Army Postal Service A. P. O., July 17, 1945 and includes a red six cent air mail postage stamp in the upper right. The letter was forwarded from Jackson to West Point and a postmark on the back is for Jackson, Mississippi, August 6, 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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Bogan (William Neill, Jr.) Papers, Folder 20-22, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University