Hi Digger, How's the Infantry? As you can see I'm now in the Anti-Aircraft-Artillery-Automatic Weapons-Semi-Mobile. That takes care of all the initials. We were all transferred from the Inf. To the AAA about 7 weeks ago. What a change from the Inf. Camp Edwards is right next to Otis Air Base and there are a lot … Continue reading ML&Co. Decimated by Draft
Camp Edwards, 9/May/51 Hi P.F.C Digger, How's things "over there?" Things over here at Camp Edwards are being held under control by yours truly and Cpl. Al Senkow who arrived two weeks ago with the New York National Guard. He is in "D" battery in the 633rd AAA. That is a 90 mm outfit. He … Continue reading Will Merrill Lynch Survive the Draft?
Dear Bernie, Well, I finally got around to sitting down and scribbling off a few lines to you. There isn't too much I can tell you because not much has happened since you left. First of all, in reply (excuse, please) reply to the questions you put forth in your letter, the St. Thomas More Club … Continue reading A letter from Frank
Dear Boinie, How's the Army? That's a stupid question because I know the answer. Well they finally got me in on March 5. I'm doing basic in an Inf. Co. in a Regimental Combat Team. This is one tough outfit. Grrr-. At least 50% of the Company is from S.I. I guess you know what … Continue reading Pvt. McLaughlin Defiles a Noble Name
Bernie's work friend, Albert Young (who apparently styles himself as "Yukon" these days) sent oddly specific Christmas greetings with a promise for more "later." It remains to be seen whether Mr. Yukon corresponds further, or if "l-a-t-e-r" are all the letters Bernard can hope to receive from him.