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Catalog Number 2005.35.5a
Object Name Letter
Accession number 2005.35
Description Handwritten letter from William "Bill" Letts to his cousin Bertha. Dated January 22, 1919 and written aboard the U.S.S. Wyoming anchored in Brooklyn, NY. Discusses his military leave in New York City, his "young lady friend", and preparing to travel to Cuba. 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 January 22, 1919
People Letts, William E. "Billie"
Subjects World War I
Letters (Home)
Military leave
Search Terms U.S.S. Wyoming