[Letter from Harry Goldstein]

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Typed letter to the family of Private Harold Gilbert from a fellow soldier named Harry Goldstein, sent from Marseilles. The letter describes the sinking of a troop transport ship, Dec. 25, 1944, in which in which Gilbert was killed.

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2 p. ; 29 x 23 cm.

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Goldstein, Harry August 9, 1945.

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Description

Typed letter to the family of Private Harold Gilbert from a fellow soldier named Harry Goldstein, sent from Marseilles. The letter describes the sinking of a troop transport ship, Dec. 25, 1944, in which in which Gilbert was killed.

Physical Description

2 p. ; 29 x 23 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • August 9, 1945

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 29, 2010, 3:59 p.m.

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  • June 24, 2013, 2:12 p.m.

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Goldstein, Harry. [Letter from Harry Goldstein], letter, August 9, 1945; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117205/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Worth Jewish Archives.