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Letter from Willard Garris to the Lanning family

Date: Jan. 15 1943 | Identifier: 699.1.a
Letter to the Lanning family (Mike, Jeanne, and Duke), residents of southern California, from Chief Petty Officer and Carpenter's Mate Willard Garris while at Camp Endicott, Rhode Island. He discusses recent work, describes Newport after a recent visit to the city, and says he has inquired about a job with Kaiser Steel. The letterhead reads "United States Navy" and includes a small drawing of a battleship under way. more...