Jack P. Bell World War Two Correspondence Collection


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April, 1943, 1943, United States, Camp Butner, N.C., Elyria, Ohio, army, soldiers, troops, signal corps, correspondence, postal service, wife, husband, women at home, women, love, romance, duty, assignment, job, gifts, gifts from home, food, homesickness, rations, shortages, leisure, leave, clothing, uniform, kit, automobiles, Germany, thoughts on the enemy, patriotism, Africa, Allies, Allied Forces, Europe, mother, father, family, son, education, training, communications, radio, morse code, birthday, children, recreation and entertainment, employment, friendship, camaraderie, legal matters, post-war hopes, souvenirs, tobacco, supplies, money, finances, budget, reveille, barracks, rules and regulations, marching and drill, retreat, inspection

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Jack P. Bell; Evabel Bell; April 18, 1943; World War, 1939 - 1945; World War II; World War Two; United States; War and Civilization -- History -- 20th Century; United States. Army; United States. Army. 78th Infantry Division; United States. Regimental histories 78th Signal Company; United States. Regimental histories 78th Infantry Division; Elyria (Ohio) -- History -- 20th Century; Women - History - 20th Century; Nineteen Forties; World War, 1939 -- 1945 -- Soldiers; World War, 1939 -- 1945 -- Women; Camp Butner (N.C.) - History - 20th Century; World War, 1939 -- 1945 -- Camp Butner (N.C.); World War, 1939 -- 1945 -- Rationing; Popular culture - United States - History - 20th Century


Jack P. Bell World War Two Correspondence, 1918-1946