Sonny Boy, fighting in France, openly expresses how vulnerable he has been to men shooting at him and how he has experienced fear, but he frames these experiences within a positive perspective. He describes the jubilance the communities around him express towards the Allies.
World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe; Weather
Digital reproduction of a 1-page telegram
Ashley M. Glirbas
Box C613, folder 1
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Telegram from Sonny Boy Smith to Bernice Smith, August 12, 1944" (1944). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 432.