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Catalog Number 1977.13.61
Object Name Letter
Accession number 1977.13
Description Letter

1977.13.61_Harrence A. Angell to Lottie Hewitt_January 22, 1919_Page 01

[American Red Cross letterhead] Hospital Center, A.P.O. 780 January 22, 1919 Mrs. Lottie Hewitt, 3324 Wayne Avenue, Kansas City, [Missouri] My dear Mrs. Hewitt: On Christmas Day, with thoughts of you at home whose hearts were in France, we of the American Red Cross at Mars-sur-Allier laid Christmas greens on the graves of our soldiers here, among them, that of your brother Corporal Clyde Chilson, Battery B, 129 F. A.,

1977.13.61_Harrence A. Angell to Lottie Hewitt_January 22, 1919_Page 02

who gave his life in doing his part to bring peace on earth. Sincerely yours, Home Communication Service by Florence A. Angell

From the service of Corporal Clyde Chilson, Battery B., 129th F.A., 35th Division, A.E.F.
Date n.d.
Subjects World War I
Christmas cards
Christmas
France
Christmas decorations
War casualties
Casualties
Death
Death & burial
Dead persons
Cemeteries
Grave
Grave marker