[George Marshall's Sympathy Card]

Description:

A letter from General George C. Marshall, the United States Army Chief of Staff, expressing his condolences for the death of an unidentified soldier.

The text reads: "General Marshall extends his deep sympathy in your bereavement. Your son fought valiantly in a supreme hour of his country's need. His memory will live in the grateful heart of our nation."

Creator(s): Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1945  
Partner(s):
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 430
Past 30 days: 30
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Author):
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959

General George C. Marshall, U.S. Army Chief of Staff

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1945
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Description:

A letter from General George C. Marshall, the United States Army Chief of Staff, expressing his condolences for the death of an unidentified soldier.

The text reads: "General Marshall extends his deep sympathy in your bereavement. Your son fought valiantly in a supreme hour of his country's need. His memory will live in the grateful heart of our nation."

Physical Description:

1 p. : col. ill. ; 11 x 14 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Jewish communities | soldiers | apologies | letters
Partner:
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FWJA-ORG-JWF-TIL-000-007
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth117200
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text