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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|
Fraas, Jr., Frank X.
Death & burial
World War I