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Message from a Soldier: Pvt. Arthur Elsasser Jr.

“Hello kids Here is a distant view of our barracks, not ours but what ours looks like. They’re all alike. Just thought I’d let you know we don’t sleep in tents here. They couldn’t be tents, they have glass windows. … Continue reading

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Fort Leonard Wood

I was supposed to do a post yesterday but when I got home I was worn out! Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri was built just before World War II in 1940/41. It is named after General Leonard Wood, a Harvard … Continue reading

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