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U.S.A., U.S. Soldiers, correspondence, troops, family, Mother, Aunt, war work, love, health and sickness, culture, women at home, homesickness, territorial forces, territory, military occupation, supplies, military equipment, food, civilians, landscape, animals, agriculture, humor
Franz DeVault; May 4, 1945; World War 1939 1945 United States. Personal Narratives; World War 1939 1945 War and civilization -- History -- 20th century. United States; World War 1939 1945 United States. Soldiers; Nineteen Forties; World War 1939 1945 United States -- Homefront; World War 1939 1945 United States -- Germany; World War 1939 1945 United States. Regimental histories. United States Army; World War 1939 1945 United States. Social life and customs 20th century; World War 1939 1945 United States. War Work -- Charge of Quarters; World War 1939 1945 United States -- Equipment and supplies; World War 1939 1945 United States. Travel and description -- Germany;
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DeVault, Franz, "1945-05-04, Franz to Family" (1945). Franz DeVault Second World War correspondence. 3.
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