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Catalog Number 2004.90.16
Object Name Correspondence
Accession number 2004.90
Description Correspondonce, Official. Mass produced facsmilie "letter" from King George V to U.S. soldiers, dated April, 1918, thanking them for their service. Includes envelope./

Soldiers of the United States, the people of the British Isles welcome you on your way to take your stand beside the Armies of many Nations now fighting in the Old World the great battle for human freedom. The Armies will gain new heart & spirit in your company. I wish that I could shake the hand of each one of you & bid you God speed on your mission.
Date April 1918
Subjects World War I