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Name Patton, Jr., George S.

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2013.92.1 - Memorandum

Memorandum signed by Colonel George S. Patton, Jr. regarding YMCA workers on board the S.S. Patria. Transcription: Headquarters, Troops on Board S/S Patria March 16th, 1919. From: Colonel G.S. Patton, Jr. Commanding Troops. To: Whom it may concern. Subject: Y.M.C.A. Workers on board S.S. Patria 1. The work performed by these gentlemen, Messrs. A.R. Forsythe, C.H. Forsythe, Dr. Guthrie and J.H. Rhodes during the voyage has been of a highly efficient nature and I believe has been conducive to the health and amusement of the men. THese genlemen in addition to conducting many entertainments, saw to the purchase and distribution of candy, cigars, cigarettes and chewing gum, which articl