WWII;William J. Cain

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U. S. Army
22 December 1944

Dear friends,

In a way I feel guilty for waiting so long to acknowledge the receipt of your Christmas gift.

I received it two days ago. Not knowing most of you, and having you remember me, is the reason I should have written sooner. I only wish that there were more that I could do--rather than a mere letter--to show my sincerest thanks and appreciation.

It is a little late to wish each of you a Merry Christmas, but I do hope that the New Year will have cheer and joy for all of you.

Once again--thanks a million for your gift.

Bill Cain
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