[Written to Alice in Frankfort, Indiana. Return addressed to Richard, c/o U.S.M.C., En Transit. Postmarked in Kansas City, MO, on 30 May 1944 at 4 P.M.]
Well, we’re this far along. We have a 4 hour lay over here, then we’ll be on our way again. We have a nice Pullman car. (3 decker beds) Not bad at all. Sorry I had to rush off so fast yesterday. I hardly got to tell you
Good night Sweetheart, I love you.