[Western Union Telegram]

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Photostat of a telegram from the United States Secretary of War to Mrs. Rose H. Gilbert, expressing his condolences for the death of her son, Private Harold Gilbert.

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1 p. ; 15 x 21 cm.

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United States Secretary of War & Dunlop January 14, 1945.

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Fort Worth Jewish Archives

A program of the Jewish Federation of Fort Worth and Tarrant County, the Archives is part of the mission to unite and strengthen the Jewish community in Texas and ensure their well-being and continuity. It includes materials from multiple generations and organizations, including Men's Chevra Kadisha, Dan Danciger Jewish Community Center, Jewish War Veterans, National Council of Jewish Women, Hadassah, B'nai B'rith Women and Ahavath Sholom.

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Description

Photostat of a telegram from the United States Secretary of War to Mrs. Rose H. Gilbert, expressing his condolences for the death of her son, Private Harold Gilbert.

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1 p. ; 15 x 21 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

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  • January 14, 1945

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  • Sept. 29, 2010, 3:59 p.m.

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United States Secretary of War & Dunlop. [Western Union Telegram], letter, January 14, 1945; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117202/: accessed March 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Worth Jewish Archives.