Postal History Collection

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This full color postcard depicts Playground And Mess Hall at Camp Shelby, Mississippi.

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Pvt. Mike Alonge, U.S. Army, Btry. "C", 910 F. A. B.N.

Camp Shelby, Mississippi

Hello mom and Ted and Hedey, I'm stationed is the good old south. It sure hot down here In case you need any heat just let me know. The food is fine, its mostly southern food. I am in the field artillery. It sure is a big camp but wishes and Sealth to everyone up there.

Pvt Mike Alonge

Mr. and Mrs. Thompson, 150 5C boston Ave., Bridgpat, Comm.

ISBN

MSS_684_Postal_Collection_253

Publication Date

1942

Time Period

1940-1949

Disciplines

United States History

Geographic Location

Camp Shelby, MS

Object Type

Image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

JPEG

Location of Original

Box 1; Folder 5

Repository

Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Collection Title

Thomas H. Smith Postal History Collection

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

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