Thursday, May 20, 2010
About Letter 226
It's the day after a second A-bomb is dropped on Nagasaki, Japan. Bill exuberantly exclaims, "It is now 1800 hours of what might be the greatest day of my life; the end of this God awful war." The men anxiously await for an announcement on A.F.N. regarding the possible Japanese surrender. "We're all praying that this is it."