Sunday, September 23, 1945

Dearest Gee. Got your “birthday” number yesterday with the picture of the Oslo explosion in it. I told you already what I did on that day so I won’t have to go into that again. I thought I’d be able to write a lot of letters yesterday as I was supposed to be on C.Q.Continue reading “Sunday, September 23, 1945”

Friday, September 21, 1945

Dearest Gee. Got your nice letter of the 10th, honey, and one from Mom of the 11th. Also got four packs of cigarettes from Sis that come in handy. Your letter was the second one you wrote that day. Are you trying to set a record? I’m glad you go over to see the folksContinue reading “Friday, September 21, 1945”

Wednesday, September 19, 1945

Dearest Gee. Got your nice long letter of Sept. 10 today, kid. Onliest one I got too. Sure hope you’re settled down now for awhile. Guess life has been kinda hectic for you these past couple of weeks. What decorations is Bob getting points on, did he say? I saw him a couple of daysContinue reading “Wednesday, September 19, 1945”

Sunday, September 16, 1945

Dearest Gee. Hit the jackpot today on the mail. Got three from you, but one was the Core Driller magazine. That sure has some good jobs in it. The guys all got a kick out of it. Then I got a letter from Mom and a six page typewritten job from Mildred. I hadn’t heardContinue reading “Sunday, September 16, 1945”

Thursday, September 13, 1945

Dearest Gee. Thanks, honey, for that fancy birthday card. I got it today with the nice long letter inside. Didn’t get any mail yesterday so I didn’t do any writing. I wasn’t in much of a mood to do any writing anyway after that shindig at the club. One of the guys here in theContinue reading “Thursday, September 13, 1945”

Tuesday, September 11, 1945

Dearest Gee. I don’t feel a day over thirty-two kid. Gawd that sounds old. Let’s quit talking about it. Yesterday I got a nice card and letters from Mom along with four packs of cigarettes, also got a nice card from Coe yesterday. Today I got a card from Jack DeAtley and your long letterContinue reading “Tuesday, September 11, 1945”

Sunday, September 9, 1945

Dearest Gee. Well, honey, I sure haven’t got a hell of a lot to write about. I did finally get a letter from your today dated Aug 28 and a nice card from Carrie + Rudy with a buck in it. I’ll save it towards a rainy day as I can’t spend it, only onContinue reading “Sunday, September 9, 1945”

Friday, September 7, 1945

Dearest Gee. First off I want to thank ye kindly for the six packs of butts I got yesterday from you and also the letter of August 24. Also got four packs from Mom so if I still figure right that makes a carton. While I wasn’t exactly hunting for smokes it’s always nice toContinue reading “Friday, September 7, 1945”

Wednesday, September 5, 1945

Dearest Gee. I got your swell number of Aug 26 today, kid, and a card from Sis. Twas one of those moron cards and pretty cute. I’d just as soon forget the birthday as I’m not planning on having any this year. If you can’t read this letter it’s because I was “out” last night.Continue reading “Wednesday, September 5, 1945”