Thursday, August 20, 2009
About Letter 110
Bill's company is alerted that it will ship in the next several days. They are issued field equipment and clothes that indicate shipment to Europe. Bill sends his folks an urgent telegram for "25 smackers" after the company is "robbed of a total of about $500", including his wallet, $27, and his first class stamps. He gives his opinionated take on the current war news and President Roosevelt.