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Sig Gaczewski First World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material — Box: Copies 1
Identifier: 2014-090-wc

Content Description

This collection contains the transcription of one correspondence by Sig Gaczewski to a friend named Katherine during the First World War. Gaczewski served in the Medical Department in the American Expidtionary Forces. In the letter Gaczewski talks about having received four wounds the day before the letter's date. He goes on to describe what living has been like, being shelled and gassed by the Germans.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Gift of Bill Doetterl

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1918

Extent

0.025 Linear Feet (1 envelope)

Inventory

1 correspondence, personal, transcription 1918 1 photocopy of drawing