Soldier from Port Huron, Mich., member of Co. B, 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes letters describing primarily food and the weather.
0.2 linear feet
87222 Aa 1
Finding aid prepared by: Len Coombs
Scope and Content:
Letters describing daily activities; also diaries containing brief descriptions of his activities in Russia and of his passage home. Most of the collection has not been digitized.
Biographical / Historical:
Resident of Port Huron, Mich., served as corporal and sergeant, Co. B, 339th Infantry.
The collection was donated by Donald H. Cleeves, of Lansing, Michigan, in 1987 (Donor no.: 7449 ), and by Frederick G. Bruso, of Laingsburg, Michigan, in 2008 (Donor no.: 10143 ).
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