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Catalog Number 1996.51.136BC
Object Name Letter
Accession number 1996.51
Description Full transcription of text follows:

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August 25/1917- Dearest Mother- We are out on another night trip and have a few minutes to wait so will write my daily. We are to move - at least that is the rumor. It seems that instead of three "sections" to a "groupe" they want four here are splitting all of the old organization up. I think it a mistake - know it to be one, so for as personal satisfication is

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concerned - but "c'est le guerre". I suppose that we can [ms illegible: 1 wd] all right. Must Close Love Ned

From the service of James E. (Ned) Henschel, Co. B Reserve Mallet--French Army, American Field Service, Quartermaster Corps, General Hdgts., and Motor Transport Co. 831.
Date August 25, 1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
People Henschel, James (Ned) Edward
Subjects World War I
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