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William Weston Lasswell Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: 2014-042-w-r

Scope and Contents

This collection contains two letters from Technical Sergeant William Weston Lasswell, United States Army during the Second World War.

The first, written Ocotber 1, 1944, was addressed to Walt and Ginger Fletcher. Lasswell spent the letter lamenting his lack of French skills, because it made conversing with beautiful French women difficult.

The second letter, written January 17, 1945, was addressed to Bruce and Helen Anderson. Lasswell wrote from Belgium, and expressed thanks for a lovely Christmas gift.

T/Sgt. Lasswell served with Headquarters Battery, 118th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Group.


  • 1944 October 1-1945 January 17

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.


0.025 Linear Feet (1 envelope)


This collection contains two correspondence from T/Sgt. William W. Lasswell, USA to friends during the Second World War.


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Jean M. Holland
Finding Aid for the William Weston Lasswell Second World War correspondence
Taylor Dipoto
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States