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Letters from an American Soldier

Letters from an American Soldier

Letters from an American Soldier

Letters written by Alvin P. Becker when he served in the Army in World War II. He served stateside and in Europe, in the Ardennes, Central Europe, and the Rhineland. The letters were lovingly saved by his wife and compiled into this book by his daughter Catherine Becker Lanni. READ ALL THE LETTERS (HERITAGE ARCHIVES 940.54 BEC oversize) Please see the Reference Librarian.

Alvin P. Becker

Alvin P. Becker

Becker and his wife Patricia (nee Mundy) moved to Ridgewood shortly after their marriage on January 24, 1948. They lived on Berkshire Road in "the Lawns" for more than 50 years, raising their three children (Mike, Pat, and Catherine) there. Becker's parents ("Mom and Pop") lived in Elmurst, New York.

Letter, 5 April 1943

Letter, 5 April 1943

from Elmira, New York

Letter, 24 March 1945

Letter, 24 March 1945

somewhere in Germany

Letter, 24 March 1945 part 2

Letter, 24 March 1945 part 2

somewhere in Germany

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