From the Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Bernice and Christine Smith; December 17, 1943. Sonny Boy thanks Bernice and Christine for the Christmas presents they sent him and updates them on what other family members have recently sent. He tells them that he recenly got his watch fixed and shares a story about a tank in a convoy he was in flattening part of a car.
Army life; Wellbeing; Military
Digital reproduction of a 3-page letter
Box C612, Folder 12
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Bernice and Christine Smith; December 17, 1943" (1943). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 282.