Friday, August 12, 2022

Santa Monica--Christmas

 Tuesday 25 December 1945


Lt. Steingart, his family and friends celebrated.

Newspaper Clippings



Linda and Norma in New Christmas Coats


Holiday Card



Santa Monica--Greeting Card

 24 December 1945

The Steingart Family Holiday Greeting Card




Monday, August 8, 2022

Los Angeles--Checkage

 Saturday 22 December 1945


Lt. Steingart reported to the Separation Center. His orders mention "checkage" The act of marking with a check mark. The checkage of a name or of an item in a list. The items or amount to which attention is called by a check mark. He also signed an affidavit.

Orders Fifth Endorsement

Affidavit
Orders 6th Endorsement

Thursday, August 4, 2022

Los Angeles--Released

 Friday December 21, 1945

Lt. Steingart reported to the Los Angeles Separation Center and released from active duty.




Sunday, July 31, 2022

Los Angeles--Arrived

 Thursday 20 December 1945


Lt. Gilbert Steingart arrived at Union Station in Los Angeles.  His wife Eleanor and daughters, Linda and Norma, were there to meet him. 

Union Station 

Memorandum






Friday, July 29, 2022

San Francisco--Train Delayed

 Wednesday 19 December 1945

Telegram to Eleanor. Train delayed.
.S3996 9 TOUR=TW SANFRANCIECO CALIF 19 224F
MRS G STEINGART=
714 EUCLID ST SANTAMONICA CALIF=
TRAIN DELAYED ARRIVE ON COASTER THURSDAY MORING AT 835=
GIL.
835.

Southern Pacific Train Assignment

Pullman Berth 

Sunday, July 24, 2022

Eugene--Telegram from Gil to Eleanor

 


Tuesday 18 December 1945

Lt. Gilbert Steingart telegrammed his wife Eleanor regarding his arrival on the Coaster.
S410 10=EUGENE ORG 18 230P
MRS G.STEINGART=
714 EUCLID ST SM=
WILL ARRIVE WENESDAY NITE AT TEN CHECK STATION FOR DELAY=
=GIL.

Orders to proceed to Separation Center in Los Angeles
Southern Pacific Ticket Envelope

This Pssenger's Check for an upper pullman berth was probably inside the envelope.