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Kurtzner, H.M. (fl. 1943-) Notice informing Moe he is now a soldier in the US Army

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.1614 Author/Creator: Kurtzner, H.M. (fl. 1943-) Place Written: s.l. Type: Typed document Date: 1929-1945 Pagination: 1 p. ; 22.5 x 29 cm.

Instructions about what will happen now that Moe is a soldier. This letter provides information on what to bring and what items he will be given

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