Wesley F. Diedrich First World War correspondence



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U.S.A., U.S. Soldiers, correspondence, Infantry, France, Western Front, military occupation, front line, food, health and sickness, tobacco, automobile, soldier slang, comradery, dug out, front line, shelling, Joliet, Il., faith and religion, prayer, Bordeaux, Paris, Stamp, Washington, George, President Washington

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George B. Griswell; Wesley F. Diedrich; October 28, 1918; World War 1914 1918; United States. Regimental histories U.S.A. U.S.A. 33rd Infantry Division; United States. Army American Expeditionary Forces; World war 1914 1918 ; YMCA Letterhead; World War 1914 1918 France; World war 1914 1918 War and civilization -- History -- 20th century France; War and society -- History -- 20th century France; World War 1914 1918 War Work; World war 1914 1918 Equipment and supplies; World War 1914-1918 Food supply France;


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1918-10-28, Wesley to Family



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