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Ralph L. Conner Papers, 1944-1945

Ralph L. Conner Papers, 1944-1945
Mss. Acc. 2008.25
0.5 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Series 1 consists of letters from Pfc Ralph L. Conner of the 5th Army Headquarters, the Battle Casualty Section, to Mrs. Emma La Normandin, his Mother, and Miss Blanche La Normandin, his Aunt while he was stationed in Europe, mainly Italy, during World War II.  His letters suggest he is a file clerk.  His Mother and Aunt appear to live together in Everett, Massachusetts and his Father, and possibly a second wife, live in Quincy, Massachusetts.  Letters describe the weather, his experiences and reminiscences of home.

Series 2 consists of one letter from James W. Moore to Mrs. Normandin, Ralph Conner's Mother.

Conner, Ralph L. (November 18, 1923  to April 15, 2001.)
Moore, James W.
World War, 1939-1945

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Ralph L. Conner Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
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