Category Archives: Eglin Field, Florida

July 27, 1944: Last Nite Here

July 27, 1944 Envelope

July 27, 1944

EGLIN FIELD

Eglin Field, Fla.

Dear Mom & Dad,

Just a short note tonite in answer to your letter of the 24th. This is my last nite here. Will be going back to Spence tomorrow, I rather imagine, we’ll go on up to Tifton bright & early Mon. morning. I hope! Continue reading

July 26, 1944: Tired Tonite

july26 1944env_v1

July 26, 1944

EGLIN FIELD

Eglin Field, Fla.

 

Dear Mom & Dad,

I feel pretty tired tonite, but not anywhere near enough, so that I can’t write you. I didn’t do much today except take a 100 question exam on gunnery & fire a couple of missions on it. Continue reading