Jesse Ellard describes some of the horrors of the Pacific War and provides his conjectures about the war at large. He shows that he wants to write to more familly members during this intense time of the war.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area; Letter writing; Social life and customs- 20th century
Digital reproduction of a 4-page letter
Ashley M. Glirbas
Box C613, folder 1
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Ellard, Jesse, "Letter from Jesse Ellard to Pauline and Sam Smith; June 5, 1944" (1944). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 397.