Letter from "Pete" to his mother, 1944-12-31
Scope and Contents
"...Today was the last day of my 'mess cooking' on LST-713. Wolfe, the guy from New Jersey, had the duty while I went on liberty...I am enclosing an article that I cut out of the paper or rather magazine, a sailor wrote about his ship as a sequence to Lincoln's 'Gettysburg Address'; however, he calls it the 'Sperrysburg Address'....
Press cutting enclosed: "Dear Ed: The below was cooked up by two of the men in my ship...Amen. Ben Robertson, CEM."
- Abell, Joshua Randolph, 1925-2003 (Correspondent, Person)
2 Sheets : Handwritten and signed letter with envelope and press cutting.
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