• Creator
  • Woods, William E
  • Created Date
  • 1951-05-23
  • Description
  • Bill has been in Damage Control school. He thinks it is the best school in the Navy. He has learned how to patch holes from bombs and do some diving. They have been doing lots of drills and he has not had much sleep. They are learning different jobs on the ship. They leave in June for Korea. He has spent time with Ralph Graf and Ray Kopp. This letter is part of the Jesse G. Dorsey Korean War Correspondence collection. Dorsey was the Director o... more
    Bill has been in Damage Control school. He thinks it is the best school in the Navy. He has learned how to patch holes from bombs and do some diving. They have been doing lots of drills and he has not had much sleep. They are learning different jobs on the ship. They leave in June for Korea. He has spent time with Ralph Graf and Ray Kopp. 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