From the Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. Letter from Robert Young to Martha Smith; November 17, 1943 Robert tells Martha about traveling, and includes a story about helping a sargeant escort two drunken "girls" home. Furthermore, besides reflecting on the miserable frigid weather he experiences as a soldier, Robert describes his experience riding in the train.
Saline County (Kan.); Yuma County (Ariz.)
World War, 1939-1945--personal narrative; Drinking of alcoholic beverages; Railroad travel;
Digital reproduction of an 8-page letter
Brooke Vickery, Bailey Phillips
Box C612, Folder 12
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Young, Robert, "Letter from Robert Young to Martha Smith; November 17, 1943" (1943). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 329.