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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1943-1945
Inclusive dates
1943-1945
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letters, 1943-1945, from Halstead M. Dunlap of the 444th Engineer Depot Company to his mother Mrs. C. M. Dunlap of Lexington, Virginia, discussing his training in Ogden, Utah; his military service at a depot in England; the English countryside; when he hopes to come home, including the points system; and a strike in New York harbor delaying the arrival home of soldiers. Dunlap writes about his social life, including dating and a Red Cross-run club; the 444th's football (American) and softball teams; and his transfer to the 607th Engineer Depot Company. He thanks his mother for the letters and packages she sent, and comments on family and social news from Lexington
Member of
Action
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Dunlap family resided in Lexington, Virginia. Halstead M. Dunlap served in the 444th Engineer Depot Company in Reading, England, then was transferred to the 607th Engineer Depot Company.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letters
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.1
Immediate source of acquisition
Harner, H. W.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001537823
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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