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Gordon Deye wrote home about his time in the Philippines between February 21 and August 9, 1945. Though it was hard for him to be away from his family and he was constantly hoping for the war to end, he takes time to describe the native population and the beauty of the Philippines.

Date Created

August 1945

Document Type

Correspondence

File Type

application/pdf

Source Collection

MSS-229: Gordon M. Deye Letters

Identifier

CCMSS229_b01f04_LetterAugust9

Time Period

1943-1946

Geographical Area

Philippines

Provenance

Received from Andrew "Bud" Fisher, Sprint 2009

Institution

The University of Toledo

Repository

Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives, University of Toledo Libraries

Local Subject

War, Soldiers, and Veterans

LC Subject

World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; Soldiers -- Correspondence; Military dependents -- Correspondence

Gordon Deye letter, Aug. 9, 1945

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