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Peter Piper letter

Document | Accession Number: 1998.A.0180

Contains a handwritten letter, dated April 8, 1945, written by Peter Piper, a member of the Fourth Armored Division of the United States Army, and sent to Mary Alice Boyd. In the letter, Piper describes capturing a liquor storehouse and distributing the contents to his friends, and the concentration camp he toured [likely Ohrdruf] and commented on the suicide of the mayor of the nearby village.

Date
1945 April 08
Language
English
Genre/Form
Letter.
Extent
1 folder
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-05 21:21:49
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