Sonny Boy thinks he might be overseas in Germany longer than he expected, and he tells her how many battle stars he has earned in combat. He doesn't think the point system, or Adjusted Service Rating Score, is fair.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives; Well-being; Health; Hospitals
Digital reproduction of a 4-page letter
Hillary A. H. Richardson
Box C613, folder 9
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Pauline Smith; June 13, 1945" (1945). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 531.