My dad kept his promise. He wrote over 5oo daily letters to my mom. I am blogging them to chronicle a remarkable time.
Friday, March 20, 2015
Thursday 2 December 1943
Doctor Steingart had telegrammed a request to
defer reporting for active duty until 15 January. The request is acknowledged. The Bureau of Medicine and Surgery will issue
orders to report on 17 January 1944.