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2 edition of Letters to the home front found in the catalog.

Letters to the home front

Jack D. Wylder

Letters to the home front

the World War II letters of pilots Jack D. and Delbert E. Wylder from training fields and overseas : with photographs.

by Jack D. Wylder

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Published by D.E. Wylder & J.D. Wylder in [Albuquerque?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wylder, Jack D. 1920- -- Correspondence.,
    • Wylder, Delbert E. -- Correspondence.,
    • United States. Army Air Forces -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsWylder, Delbert E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD790 .W955 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 463 p. :
      Number of Pages463
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL70706M
      LC Control Number99170687

      “When you go Home, tell them of us and say, For your Tomorrow, we gave our Today” John Maxwell Edmunds. In a series of letters we trace the lives of the people who lived and died in World War 2 – from those who journeyed to the front and those they left behind – and the lives irrevocably marred by conflict.   These letters belong to my aunt Joan Punter (nee Toller) and were given to me to copy on to this site. They contain interesting home front information and political views of the war.

      Said he was writing letters in order to keep busy so I suppose you will get one soon. Well, I must stop for this time. I really did not know I could write so much but I told you in the letter I wrote July 3 I would write a real letter soon. So, goodbye for a little while little girl. I hope you are getting my letters as well as I . New York Times: "A persistent sense of loss and longing accounts for the bittersweet tone of Carolyn Hart's LETTER FROM HOME (Berkley Prime Crime, $).Set in a small-town America that lives only in memory, this artfully narrated whodunit observes the residents of an unnamed Oklahoma hamlet over the hot and dusty summer of as they ration their food, count their war dead and turn on.

      Letters from the First World War, part one () is based on the first half of the RAIL record. We have labelled each letter according to a theme from the First World War. For example, some letter writers have detailed their experience of the trenches, injury, or active service in the Dardanelles and India or training prior going abroad.   These letters belong to my auant Joan Punter (nee Toller) and were given to me to copy onto this site. These contain interesting home front information and political views of the war.


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