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1944 Dec. 24

Henry, Carl, 1913-2001

Letter from Carl Henry to Edith Henry

France - Concerning mail, how many of Edith's letters are now missing, and a package received from Edith and her mother. Describes another move, in sunny but cold weather, to a large town, where they are quartered in a school building with other sections. They have power, with good electric lights, and enough room to work. Notes that he is billeting again with Cap and describes the home and the family they are... more

Carl Henry Papers

1944 Dec. 7

Henry, Carl, 1913-2001

Letter from Carl Henry to Edith Henry

France - Concerning lack of mail and letters not received, as well as letters written; news of new officials in the State Department; and approval of his application for the Army's Contract Termination and Property Disposal program. Remarks on the day being the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and on news he read about the war in Europe and the death of Edward C. Eicher, who had been presidin... more

Carl Henry Papers

1944 Dec. 4

Henry, Carl, 1913-2001

Letter from Carl Henry to Edith Henry

France - Describes contents of package received, including food and cigarettes, although he does not smoke, and there is no cigarette shortage in France. Recounts trip to Nancy, where he visited the bath house and had lunch. Shares news of fellow officers and comments on a New York Times article Edith sent about General Patton, and responds to her reaction to the way he (Carl) looks in a photograph he sent to ... more

Carl Henry Papers

1944 Dec. 15

Henry, Carl, 1913-2001

Letter from Carl Henry to Edith Henry

France - Concerning mail and photographs sent previously, and enclosing another photograph, described in detail, of him and some others in his section: Tec 4 Joe G. Sloan, Pvt Murray Milman, T Sgt Hull, Cpl John L. Dale, Cpl Leonard C. Wolfe, Cpl Charles K. Brown, and Cpl Charles Falvey. Recounts his day, including purchasing a bottle of scotch for $1.70 and watching a show put on by GIs, and describes the moo... more

Carl Henry Papers

1944 Dec. 26

Henry, Carl, 1913-2001

Letter from Carl Henry to Edith Henry

France - Concerning mail and packages received, cables sent, and why he is requesting money and a rubber stamp. Describes his very comfortable bed, and his dream that Edith had a baby, and Christmas dinner, which they had today. Now staying in a beautiful house with a hospitable family. Notes that he has not heard from his own parents in four months, though he does write to them.

Carl Henry Papers