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Anthony Korczak Letters

Identifier: SC 00043

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Scope and Contents

11 letters written to Army Private Anthony Korczak from Dot Tocha, a nursing student from Buffalo, NY in 1945. At the time, Korczak was stationed at Camp Howze, Texas and Fort Meade, Maryland.  The letters describe Tocha's day-to-day activities and affections for Korczak.


  • 1945

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Guide to the Anthony Korczak Letters
Kim Sims.
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