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Catalog Number 2002.50.27
Object Name Letter
Accession number 2002.50
Description Full transcription of text follows:

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THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR WASHINGTON November 12, 1918. Dear Mr. Fraas: By today's paper I see that you have met with a loss at the front. I know that this brave soldier would not have you grieve for him but rather rejoice that he had so glorious an ending. For what can be finer than to die in an effort to save the lives and make happier the lot of others? Sincerely yours, [signature: Franklin K. Lane] Mr. Frank X. Fraas, R.F.D. 4, Box 313 Kansas City, [Missouri]

From the service of Frank X. Fraas, Jr. Battery C., 129th Field Artillery, 35th Division, A.E.F.
Date November 12, 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
People Fraas, Jr., Frank X.
Subjects Death & burial
World War I
War
Death