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Strawn, Ruth M.

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Personal Correspondence, 1945 - 1946

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: WV 0423- File Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of eight personal letters from Strawn to Mrs. and/or Mr. Webster of West Covington, Kentucky, and one letter from Strawn's friend Lauretta to her parents.These letters talk about the active life she enjoyed with Lauretta and their fellow WACs off-duty. She also described the places she, Lauretta, and her parents travelled to, discussed her brief stay in the base hospital whlie undergoing surgery for a hernia, and lastly her excitement that the end of the...
Dates: 1945 - 1946

Ruth M. Strawn Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0423
Abstract

Ruth Marlatt Strawn (1920-?) was a sergeant in the Women's Army Corps from 1943-1945.

This collection consists of personal letters to Mrs. and/or Ms. Webster from Strawn and one letter from Strawn's friend Lauretta to her parents.

Dates: 1945 - 1946; Other: Date acquired: 04/14/2008

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