Walter Edward Smith Korean War Correspondence Collection



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June, 1953, 1953, navy, naval vessel, wife, women, women at home, correspondence, job, duty, fuel, wounded, casualties, injury, death, burial and graves, pilot, Sasebo, Japan, aviation, aircraft, airships, aircraft carriers, USS St. Paul, USS Princeton, USS Lake Champlain, USS Boxer, USS Philippine Sea, accident, explosions, bomb, bombardment, naval war, naval combat, USS New Jersey, destroyers, destroyer, artillery, military leaders, communications, military operations, operations, Chinese, luck, radio, helicopter, crash, medical personnel, medic, medical services, funeral, tragedy, family, mother, money, finances, food, soldiers' slang, rest, gifts, love

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Walter Edward Smith; Shirley B. Smith; June 14, 1953; Korean War 1950 - 1953; United States Navy



Walter Edward Smith Correspondence #2



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