From the Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Pauline Smith; October 9, 1943. Sonny Boy writes that he is learning to fire tank guns. He has finally purchased a watch and sends money to his parents, as well as insulting an acquaintance back home.
Fort Knox (Ky.)
Army life; Well-being; Military
Digital reproduction of a 3-page handwritten letter
Stephanie R Salvaterra
Box C612, Folder 11
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Pauline Smith; October 9, 1943" (1943). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 260.