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Fern Cheesebrew Letters, 1941-1945

Fern Cheesebrew Letters, 1941-1945
Mss. Acc. 2011.492
0.1 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Letters, 1941-1945, written to Fern Cheesebrew of Middleport, Ohio. Letters are written from various people in the United States Armed Force and primary correspondents include her husband, Frank Cheesebrew, John Piatt, and Clifford Hayes. Both Cheesebrew and Piatt are eventually stationed in different locations in the Pacific Theater, including Hawaii and the Phillipines, while Hayes seems to stay at a base in Tampa, Florida. Letters primarily include information about their daily lives in the military, both in training and deployed.
Cheesebrew, Fern
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area
Letters (correspondence)

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Related Materials
<span id="bc_guide_name">A Guide to World War II Resources in the Special Collections Research Center</span>
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<span id="curobjectname">Fern Cheesebrew Letters, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.</span>
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