• Creator
  • Renn, Francis C
  • Created Date
  • 1951-12-03
  • Description
  • Francis is sorry to hear that Jesse is in the hospital and hopes he gets well soon. He has four more week of night school left. At Christmas, 75% of men will get furlough but 25% will have to stay to keep the camp guarded. Francis lives 900 miles away so he is pretty sure he will get furlough. He thanks Jesse for the basketball schedule. This letter is part of the Jesse G. Dorsey Korean War Correspondence collection. Dorsey was the Director of... more
    Francis is sorry to hear that Jesse is in the hospital and hopes he gets well soon. He has four more week of night school left. At Christmas, 75% of men will get furlough but 25% will have to stay to keep the camp guarded. Francis lives 900 miles away so he is pretty sure he will get furlough. He thanks Jesse for the basketball schedule. This letter is part of the Jesse G. Dorsey Korean War Correspondence collection. Dorsey was the Director of Recreation and Welfare and editor of the Speed-O-Meter newsletter for the Louisville Cement Company. Dorsey began sending monthly letters and the Speed-O-Meter to local service personnel during WWII. He continued this through the Korean War and for sometime afterwards. less