This collection contains eight letters from LtCol. Theodore Babbitt, USA to his sister Eleanor Babbitt during the Second World
War. Also included is one photocopied obituary for Babbitt.
Lieutenant Colonel Theodore "Ted" Babbitt, United States Army (2/17/1897 - 2/17/1984) was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado
to Kurnal R. and Lucie Cullyford Babbit, an immigrant who had been naturalized by marriage. He had two sisters, Eleanor and
Genevieve. Kurnal was a lawyer and they lived with three Irish and English servants in the house in Manhattan, New York. Theodore
graduated from Collegiate School and St. Paul's School in New Hampshire and then attended Yale University and served with
the National Guard at the Mexican border.
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