Letter from POW camp, 1944

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


S.Sgt. Walter Hustus of the Army Air Corps wrote to his family in South Portland about packages delivered by the Red Cross to him in a prisoner of war camp in Germany. He instructed his family what to send him.

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About This Item

  • Title: Letter from POW camp, 1944
  • Creator: Hustus, Walter L.
  • Creation Date: 1944-05-12
  • Subject Date: 1944
  • Town: Gneixendorf, South Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 2133, Series 1, Box 1/3
  • Collection: Walter Hustus collection
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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