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1945 July 8

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Langland family

Bad Homberg (Germany) - Reaction to news that Harold had been killed in action. Informed that his company is to be broken up; Margaret Binns has died. Had planned to fly to Paris to see Mike, but was unable due to Mike's change of address. Remembers Harold only as a kid brother, not a grown man: "And to think that he went into combat as a reinforcement, among strangers, and did so far from home in such a stra... more

Joseph Langland Papers

1945 July 8

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Langland family

Bad Homberg (Germany) - Reaction to news that Harold had been killed in action. Informed that his company is to be broken up; Margaret Binns has died. Had planned to fly to Paris to see Mike, but was unable due to Mike's change of address. Remembers Harold only as a kid brother, not a grown man: "And to think that he went into combat as a reinforcement, among strangers, and did so far from home in such a stra... more

Joseph Langland Papers