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Catalog Number 2002.15.6
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 2002.15
Description A field service postcard from Russell Oliver Weathers to Mrs. C. A. Crale (sister) in La Monte Missouri dated October 9, 1918

The postcard is designed to make the sender only fill out the necessary information to get the point across, the instructions on the top of the post card say that any other added information will cause the postcard to be destroyed. Oliver crossed out the alternate wording in order to form the note 'I am quite well. I have received your letter(s) dated Aug 1, Sept 11. Letter follows at first opportunity. He then signed and dated the bottom.

From the World War One service of Corporal Russell Olive Weathers, 1460375, Co. D, 140th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division, A.E.F.
Date October, 9, 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Subjects Health
Letters (Home)
Inscribed postcard