Sonny Boy writes about his experiences in Germany, including all of the advertising he has seen and what the other members of his platoon have been doing. He discusses his meals, the weather, and how he expects to survive the fighting in Europe.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives; Well-being; Food; Weather; Reading; Letter writing
Digital reproduction of a 5-page letter
Hillary A. H. Richardson
Box C613, folder 8
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Pauline Smith; April 25, 1945" (1945). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 512.