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Lessons from history in a war letter from Okinawa

In August 1945, the italicized text below was published in a local Oregon newspaper, under the heading, “Soldier’s Letter.” Editor’s Note: The following letter written by Lieutenant WM Foster to his father, Walter Foster of Clackamas will give the reader some idea of what our boys in the Pacific are undergoing. Lt Foster was stationed […]

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