Handwritten letter from William Letts to his cousin Bertha. Dated April 5, 1918. Discusses the creation of the Distinguished Service Medal and service chevrons and wonders if these will also be given to sailors in the Navy. Also discusses receiving a package from home. Three 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 5, 1918|
Letts, William E. "Billie"
World War I