Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection
Letter from Sonny Boy to his mother describing the weather in England, his work shifts, playing "hillbilly" music at the pub. He talks about how the mail will be delayed for a bit and requests letters from home, as well as how he is getting used to English money.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives; Well-being; Weather; Folk Music -- Southern States
Digital reproduction of a 5-page handwritten letter
Box C612, folder 16
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Letter from Sonny Boy to Pauline Smith; January 22, 1944" (1944). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 349.
Note on envelope reading "winter in England"