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By Robert Cook,Ashley Unruh,Robin McCurry,James Seifert

those letters recount a North Dakota soldier’s firsthand studies of WWII. They convey each day lifestyles from his viewpoint, as exampled in a single of Bob’s letters from September, 1945 –
Dear mother & Dad;
No mail this present day yet that gave me an opportunity to complete answering the letters i've been placing off.
Tomorrow is my time without work so first thing i'll do is placed out a huge laundry. All of my suntans are soiled after engaged on the crane and they're quite a multitude with grease from one finish to the opposite. Our shack is able to flow into now so simply relocating my mattress and the remainder of my stuff will take all day. With all of that covered up for day after today it feels like a good looking busy day yet simply an identical the guys had higher now not wake me up after they visit work.
Our crane is simply approximately able to cross apart from placing the muffler and shift rod again on. The grab used to be out of the truck motor so Nick and that i began to paintings on it simply once we acquired over to the motor pool this morning. The fuel tank, transmission and approximately every little thing else however the motor needed to pop out to get on the snatch. Now if it doesn’t paintings after we get it again jointly we will take it to the junk pile as the darn factor simply can’t be fixed.
My monkey {Junior} simply raised heck final evening with my cigarettes and every little thing else he may well get into final evening so he's going to sleep outdoors this night. We discovered him in a single if the plane engines after we have been putting demolition fees to blow them up and taken him again to camp.
Love--Bob
Take a stroll in Bob’s footsteps as you examine his adventures of WWII.

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