Major Robert F. Burns

90th Division, U.S. Army

 

War Letters from Europe

Normandy to Germany

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June 22, 1944
June 29, 1944
June 29, 1944 (2nd)
July 6, 1944
July 17, 1944
August 10, 1944
August 14, 1944
August 25, 1944
September 1, 1944
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September 14, 1944
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September 17, 1944
September 28, 1944
October 2, 1944
October 14, 1944
October 22, 1944
November 2, 1944
November 12, 1944
November 24, 1944
December 2, 1944
December 27, 1944

Letters from Luxembourg

January 9, 1945
January 16, 1945
January 20, 1945

Letter from Belgium

February 7, 1945

Letters from Germany

February 9, 1945
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February 26, 1945
April 5, 1945
May 5, 1945

Letters from Czechoslovakia

May 10, 1945
May 16, 1945

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May 19, 1945
May 20, 1945
May 24, 1945
June 3, 1945
June 22, 1945

Letters from France

June 30, 1945
July 3, 1945

Letters from Germany

July 14, 1945
July 27, 1945
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August 3, 1945
August 14, 1945

Letters from France

August 26, 1945
August 28, 1945
August 29, 1945

Letters from Germany

September 9, 1945
September 11, 1945
September 13, 1945
September 15, 1945
September 17, 1945
September 23, 1945
September 27, 1945
October 1, 1945
October 9, 1945

Letters from France

October 13, 1945
October 15, 1945
October 22, 1945
November 5, 1945
November 17, 1945
November 17, 1945 (2nd)
November 23, 1945
November 30, 1945
December 17, 1945
December 17, 1945 (2nd)
December 18, 1945
December 26, 1945
January 2, 1946

Letters from Belgium

January 14, 1946
January 15, 1946
January 17, 1946
January 17, 1946 (2nd)

Letters from France

January 21, 1946
January 24, 1946

Regensburg, Germany

September 15, 1945

Dear Mom,

Yesterday afternoon I got discharged from the hospital with my eye fully recovered.

So many people have been moved out on redeployment that the bottom fell out of our I&E school. Consequently, we turned it over to the Div which is to occupy this area ultimately and I am now back in the G-3 Administrative sub-section (Dept of periods and commas again).

Everything is set for me to go to school next month except that the quota hasn't come down. I saw the draft of it while I was in Paris so I know it's on the way somewhere.

I found the package with shirts, books and paper waiting for me when I returned to my hotel yesterday. The bundle came through in excellent shape and apparently had not been opened anywhere enroute. Today Marn's packages of enlarging paper and contact paper which she sent early in the month both arrived, a matter of about ten days. Many thanks for all. That will fix me up for a while. Now I'm going to have to start some things flowing your way. I've got too much stuff to carry around with me.

Inasmuch as I'll have a new address when I go to school you'd better not try to send any Christmas packages. Otherwise they'll bounce around and probably won't reach me anyway.

Love,

Bob

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