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Collection: Letters from 1944
January 22, 1944
A letter from Johnny to Geraldine, written from a guardhouse at Fort Wayne, Indiana on January 22, 1944.
February 13, 1944
A letter from Johnny to Geraldine on February 13, describing his trip home to Buffalo.
June 3, 1944
A letter from Johnny to Geraldine written June 3, 1944, describing his Atlantic crossing and first impressions of Great Britain.
September 24, 1944
In this letter, Johnny writes about an episode in which his unit found and adopted a pregnant dog, which soon gave birth to a litter of puppies.
October 27, 1944
In this letter, Johnny describes his new assignment to the hospital train.
November 8, 1944
In this letter, Johnny writes about his relationship with Geraldine, and implies that they were once in a closer relationship. He admits that he has no right to ask, but says that he wants to return to romance.
November 10, 1944
In this letter, Johnny remarks that he's been released from the hospital, and went on a hike in the hills of England.
November 11, 1944
In this letter, Johnny describes a trip into the local English town.
November 14, 1944
In this letter, Johnny talks about his family, his current activities, and his needs.
November 20, 1944, #1
In this letter, Johnny provides a little information about his activities and wonders about his next assignment.