Handwritten letter from William Letts to his Cousin. Dated April 30, 1916 and written at the U.S. Naval Training Station in Great Lakes, Illinois. Letter discusses his cooking for other recruits, men wintering in Cuba, and going on trial for sleeping at his post. Two pages.
From the service of William E. Letts, Coxswain U.S. Navy. Letts enlisted April 1, 1916, trained at the U.S. Naval Training Station in Great Lakes, Illinois, served aboard the U.S.S. Wyoming, and was honorably discharged on March 25, 1920.
|Date||April 30, 1916|
|Year Range from||1916|
|Year Range to||1916|
Letts, William E. "Billie"
World War I
Great Lakes Naval Training Station