Finding Aid for the Ralph W. Newton First World War correspondence 2016.051.w.r
Center for American War Letters Archives
September 20, 2017
Orange, CA 92866
Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
Title: Ralph W. Newton First World War correspondence
source: Kirkner, James N.
Creator: Newton, Ralph W.
Identifier/Call Number: 2016.051.w.r
Physical Description: 0.025 Linear Feet (1 folders)
Date: 1918 October 25
Abstract: This collection contains one letter from Maj. Ralph W. Newton to Carolyn Wall during the First World War.
Language of Material: English .
Container: WWI 3
This collection is open for research.
Gift of James N. Kirkner. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.
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[Item title, Box number, Folder number], Ralph W. Newton First World War correspondence (2016.051.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.
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This collection contains one letter written by Major Ralph W. Newton to Carolyn Wall during the First World War informing her of the death of her fiancee, John F. Pleiss. Pleiss was admitted to the Post Hospital in Fort Thomas, Kentucky on October 11, 1918. He died a short time later from the flu.
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
World War (1914-1918)
Correspondence -- World War, 1914-1918
War -- Death notification
Kirkner, James N.