This collection contains one original and two photocopied correspondence from Sgt. William R. Jeremiah, USA to his brothers,
Edgar and Clifford, and their families during the Second World War. Biographical information and two photograph reproductions
are also included.
Sergeant William Robert "Bill" Jeremiah, United States Army (2/25/1919 - 4/21/1970) was born in Illinois and grew up in the
city of Dixon. He enlisted in the Army on January 14, 1943 and served overseas with the 11th Finance Distribution Section,
3rd Army until his unit moved to 6th Corps, 7th Army in December 1944. He served in France, Germany and Austria, usually close
to the fighting, and was discharged from service on December 9, 1945.
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Chapman University owns all rights to the original letter in this collection. Use of the photocopied materials and photographs
may require copyright permissions from the donor for use.
This collection is open for research.