Letter from Joe Olexa to Agnes Van Der Weide, May 4, 1945

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Letter from Joe Olexa to Agnes Van Der Weide, May 4, 1945

Description

Handwritten letter and envelope with transcript by Joe Olexa to Agnes Van Der Weide, dated May 4, 1945. The envelope is sent from 6916 Reinf. Co. (Prov.), 6903 Reinf. Bn. (Prov.), A.P.O.-551, c/o Postmaster New York, New York, dated May 6, 1945. In the letter, Joe writes to Agnes after receiving her first letter in nearly three weeks in addition to old letters from the time he spent wounded in the hospital. He also writes further on President Roosevelt's death and his experience overseas during that time, while also sharing his thoughts on Germany and concentration camps during the war.

Coverage

World War II

Date

1945-05-04

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-93_Olexa_1945-05-04

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application/pdf

Type

Text

Language

eng

Collection

Citation

Olexa, Joseph P., “Letter from Joe Olexa to Agnes Van Der Weide, May 4, 1945,” Digital Collections, accessed February 25, 2021, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/44996.
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