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1944 Jan.

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Fort Custer (Mich.) - Studying German and Japanese history.

Joseph Langland Papers

1943 Feb.

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Fort Benning (Ga.) - Busy times as the training comes near to an end.

Joseph Langland Papers

1943 June 21

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Camp Wolters (Tex.) - Leave tomorrow; has seven full days to get back to Camp Wolters after their wedding. 23 mile march with full field equipment.

Joseph Langland Papers

1944 Jan.

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Fort Custer (Mich.) - Training schedule for the week. Latest rumors have 19 or 76 members of the class going on the J schools, the rest go to Chenango to go across immediately or to take a language course.

Joseph Langland Papers

1943 Apr. 13

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Camp Wolters (Tex.) - Has spent the day instructing on the machine gun. Mothers day.

Joseph Langland Papers

1942 Oct. 13

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Camp Swift (Tex.) - Heard Roosevelt's fireside talk om labor and the war and considers it a privilege to hear him. Sill working on Judy's birthday poem. Participated in a demonstration on "'The rifle platoon as a combat outpost.' War, whatever it be, can never kill or even harm the spirit of man if a man determines in his own mind that it shall not. That is how I feel!"

Joseph Langland Papers

1943 May

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Camp Wolters (Tex.) - Listened to Franklin Roosevelt's appeal to the coal miners. Considering taking an apartment in Mineral Wells or Weatherford.

Joseph Langland Papers

1942 Oct. 15

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Camp Swift (Tex.) - Purchased a copy of the Rubaiyat. Is Charge of Quarters for the day. Will be leading the squad in an attack problem on Wednesday: seeing an ant highway in the woods.

Joseph Langland Papers

1943 Dec.

Langland, Joseph

Letter from Joseph Langland to Judith G. Wood Langland

Fort Custer (Mich.) - Advises Judy stay on the farm until he knows his assignment: hopes he can be assigned to Norway.

Joseph Langland Papers