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Western Union to Mr. and Mrs. H. Hamilton Williams and Family

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09587.102 Author/Creator: Western Union Place Written: Bluefield, West Virginia Type: Telegram Date: 19 October 1943 Pagination: 1 p. ; 14.7 x 20.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Telegram is from Mr. and Mrs. H. T. Gill to Mr. and Mrs. H. Hamilton Williams and family apologizing that they could not make it to LeRoi's funeral.

People: Williams, H. Hamilton (1911-1981)
Williams, LeRoi S. (1919-1943)

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: Children and FamilyAfrican American HistoryAfrican American TroopsAir ForceAirplanesTelegraphDeath

Sub Era: World War II

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