[Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his Parents, March 27, 1944]

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Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his parents Clara and John T. Willis, Sr. on March 27, 1944. He informs his mother of a change in his address, and expresses his belief that Germany and Japan will fold in half a year and he will be able to go home soon.

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1 p. ; 14 x 11 cm., folded to 9 x 11 cm.

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Willis, John Todd, Jr. March 27, 1944.

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Private Collection of T. B. Willis

The Private Collection of T. B. Willis consists of historical photographs of World War I Camp MacArthur, church photos, buildings across Texas, a collection of African-American photographs, and family photo albums, which include Willis family albums and extended relatives who settled in Waco, Texas in the 19th century.

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Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his parents Clara and John T. Willis, Sr. on March 27, 1944. He informs his mother of a change in his address, and expresses his belief that Germany and Japan will fold in half a year and he will be able to go home soon.

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1 p. ; 14 x 11 cm., folded to 9 x 11 cm.

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  • March 27, 1944

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  • March 31, 2015, 12:26 p.m.

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  • Sept. 18, 2018, 10:23 p.m.

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Willis, John Todd, Jr. [Letter from John Todd Willis, Jr. to his Parents, March 27, 1944], letter, March 27, 1944; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth599563/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of T. B. Willis.