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Richard: Okinawa, 29 May 1945

September 1st, 2010 · No Comments

[This small newspaper clipping was inserted in the bundle of letters.]

Mrs. Richard -. ——–, who is visiting her uncle, [Art.] -. ——, received a telephone call from her husband from a U.S. naval hospital, Oakland, Calif.  Pfc. [Richard] ——– was wounded on Okinawa May 29, in the left shoulder.  He was with the 1st Marine Div. which was the first to land on Okinawa.

newspaper clipping re. Richard's Okinawa injury

Newsprint from the back of this clipping:

newspaper clipping re. Richard's Okinawa injury (reverse)

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