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Hecht, Arthur Lee, 1915-1980

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur L. Hecht diaries, photographs and realia

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-059-s-r
Overview This collection contains the diaries, photographs and realia of Col. Arthur L. Hecht, USA created between 1941-1980.

Series 1. Correspondence from Frederick Hecht, 1941-02-07 - 1943-03-15

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 15 correspondence from Private First Class Frederick Hecht to his sister and brother-in-law Marie Hecht Kaplan and Nathan Kaplan, his brother Arthur Lee Hecht, his mother and father Lillian and Samuel Hecht, and his sister and brother-in-law Ann Hecht Weiss and Samuel Weiss during the Second World War. In his letters, Frederick asks his family to write more often. He also talks about receiving his Silver Star in North Africa during the landings in 1942. One of the letters,...