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Joe Gissome Letter

Identifier: SC 01307

Content Description

Two page letter addressed to Margie Snedden from Altdorf, Germany. Gissome describes his living situation, lack of friends his age, his excitement over the upcoming Nuremberg trials, and extends his thanks for her correspondence and pictures. The letter is written on Stars and Stripes, Southern Germany Edition, Altdorf, Germany stationary.


  • 1946 February 26


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