He is getting pretty old but sure has a good memory.

Dear Ann, I got your letter yesterday was glad to get it. Did you see Ben since I wrote him that letter? If you have I suppose you know where, and a little of what goes on. When I was in New York I went to “Rosendale” and saw Uncle Ben. Got there Fri 6:00 Read more

New York City

Hotel Dixie 43rd Street WEST OF TIMES SQUARE, New York City WISCONSIN 7-600 700 ROOMS WITH BATH AND SHOWER RADIO IN EVERY ROOM Jan 7, 1943 Dear Ben and All: I suppose you are wondering about me, well I am here thinking about your Birthday. “its today,” First of all I want to tel you Read more

Somewhere in Washington

Sun. P.M. Dec. 21, 1941 Somewhere in Wash. Dear Ben, Well write you a few lines and try to tell you the news from around here. We are being moved around like sheep. From Roberts we were sent to Ft. Lewis, Wash.  Stay there 3 day then we were trucked to Seattle, Wash. To guard Read more

it is like the rest except there are more trees

Dec 14, 1941 Dear Ann and Rich, Will try and write while the train is going, it is kinda hard to write But I hope you can read it. Well we are in Oregon now won’t get to our camp till tomorrow, I suppose about noon This is all new country to  me,  it is Read more

just after I got up the War broke out

Dear Ben, Got your letter this morning so I will try and answer right away. For as things stand the mail only be delayed some what. How is the talk about war around home. We are in it but so far its the same here except we have far more guards and we won’t be Read more