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dc.descriptionLetter from Jo and Paul to Amon Carter expressing sympathy at the news that his son, Amon Jr., had been reported missing in action in North Africa.
dc.format.medium7x10.5 paper
dc.relationAmon G. Carter Papers (MS 014)
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any document or photograph
dc.sourceBox 141, POW - Capture (March 13-14) 3 of 11 folder, Item 073
dc.subjectCarter, Amon G., Jr.
dc.subjectPrisoners of war
dc.subjectWorld War II
dc.titleLetter re: Amon Carter, Jr.
dc.description.transcriptionNew Orleans, Mar 14th 43 1021 Wilson Drive Dear Amon: Jo and I were completely shocked when we read in the New Orleans paper that Amon Jr had been captured in North Africa. We are hoping and praying that soon some exchange of prisoners will be made and that he willbe back with us again. WE know that you are greatly perturbed and we sympathize with you deeply. We will be home in about two weeks and sincerely hope that by then we will hear good news about him. Sincerely yours Jo and Paul

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  • Amon G. Carter, Sr. Collection [18704]
    The Amon G. Carter Papers consist of correspondence, photographs, newspapers, scrapbooks, and artifacts. The papers document the history of Fort Worth and the Southwest, as well as Carter's personal and business interests.

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