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Mrs. W. C. Blood Papers, 1918

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Identifier: A2557

Title: Mrs. W. C. Blood Papers, 1918

Description:

Collection contains the following correspondence of Sergeant Erwin Henry Fathman, Company K, 352nd Infantry, while serving with the United States Army in France shortly after the end of World War I: Christmas card signed "EW" [Erwin Henry Fathman], Lucey, France, to Sis, November 28, 1918; letter signed "EW" [Erwin Henry Fathman], Bonnet, France, to Mrs. W. C. Blood, Tarkio, Mo., December 6, 1918, which discusses rumors regarding when they will be sent home, and briefly mentions Lawrence Gordon and the influenza epidemic; and letter signed "EW" [Erwin Henry Fathman], Bonnet, France, to Mrs. W. C. Blood, Tarkio, Mo., December 11, 1918, in which he criticizes the French and discusses his homesickness.

3 items

Cite as: Mrs. W. C. Blood Papers, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

Rights: UND

Place:

Dates: 1918

Type(s): Documentary Artifacts
Collection

Maker/Creator: Fathman, Erwin Henry

Subjects: World War, 1914-1918
Christmas
Holidays
Armed Forces
Diseases
Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919

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