Sonny Boy shares what it's like in where he is stationed in the French countryside. He mentions other letters from friends and family, and he says there's another Mississippian in his battalion. He reassures his mother not to worry.
World War, 1939-1945; Personal narratives; Wellbeing; Weather; Letter writing
Digital reproduction of a 2-page letter
Ashley M. Glirbas
Box C613, folder 2
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Pauline Smith; September 19, 1944" (1944). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 449.