Charles Eggeling First World War correspondence


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U.S.A., U.S. Soldiers, correspondence, Western Front, Infantry, artillery, family, women at home, Bronx, New York, wife, husband, camaraderie, health and sickness, humour, mother, post-war hopes, automobile, soldiers' slang, death, patriotism, nationalism, racial stereotype, crime

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Charles Eggeling; December 10, 1918; World War 1914 1918 United States. Army American Expeditionary Forces; World War 1914 1918 United States. Regimental histories Coast Artillery; Regimental histories Machine Gun Battalion, 49th Infantry; World War 1914 1918 United States. Description and travel Bronx New York; World War 1914 1918 United States.; Influenza Epidemic. 1918-1919;


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