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This collections contains correspondence sent by T/4 George Colby, United States Army to his sister Cassie Theisen née Colby during the Second World War.
Technician Fourth Grade George David "Bud" Colby, United States Army (8/3/1910 - 8/10/1999) was born in Blue Earth, Minnesota and died in Fridley, Minnesota. He was employed by the Excelsior Baking Company before serving in the United States Army during the Second World War. T/4 Colby was a baker attached to General George S. Patton's Third Army. He continued with this profession after his return to civilian life, and was active in the Minnesota Bakers Union.
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