Messages in soldiers' letters remain ...

Messages in soldiers' letters remain relevant

There are 3 comments on the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin story from Nov 8, 2010, titled Messages in soldiers' letters remain relevant. In it, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin reports that:

Pvt. Wayne Farrington's mother was probably happy to get her son's letters from the front lines in France during World War I, though they hardly put her mind at ease.

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Pomona, CA

#1 Nov 9, 2010
Thank you for this story!

Claremont, CA

#3 Nov 9, 2010
"The cause of it all was a Hun shell

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guess it because That WAR it was so long ago that you allowed a racial slur, "Hun" to be printed. I am offended and surprised at this.
If it were a more recent war, Jap, gook, slope, raghead, towel head, camel jockey, haji or any other racial slur would surely have been politicaly corrected or cencesored out I imagine.

Kapolei, HI

#4 Nov 13, 2010
what a marvelous letter.

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