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2 March1943
exact date of 02 of March 1943
day of the month 02 March 1943
calendar day - 03 of March year - 1943
month of Marchdecade of the 1940s.
1900s century


To: Mrs H.K. Beyer
124, 2nd Avenue, West Reading, Pennsylvania.


From: A/C/C PVT. H.K. Beyer 13178657 Sqdn #1128 T.S.S 602, B.T.C. #9 FLT #602
Miami Beach, Florida.


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Darling
I had another very tough day today so pardon the poor penmanship Hours and hours of calesthentics and drilling this morning with min rest After mess we were in a parade before the Colonel and a guest General from about to All this was done in a very hot sun and on a dusty field I like it though after I get back Il be so tough Il be able to eat nails My waist is now about inches and my chest is expanding very rapidly I guess I must look almost like a negro with my tanned face Last night darling we had another open post I was with five






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fellows We hurriedly grabbed a taxi and went to a show Luckily we bit the feature practically on the nose about we had to be back by PM Theyre washed men out here at BTC for coming back to post min late

We say Jack Benny in "The meanest man in the world" And we just about squeezed it in Darling I told some of the boys that you wanted to know what I do at nites They practically roared moaned and groaned We do our wash clean up with scrubbing brush and mops and keep our shoes and brass shined And darling thats a job that takes up all the time that were takes up all the time that were not marching or waiting in line Please dont worry about me dearest I promised myself t remain a married man no matter what Besides when were off post I have






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the blues so bad that you not with me I hardly feel like going out Tell you pop the first week seemed like just about month to me Darling we have to lool our best or get demerits That means that we have to have our clothing altered ourselves Everything fits we very well except my shirts they ar too baggy around the waist and sleeves and also the sleeves are too long I have to lay out for wach shirt alteration I also have to pay my loundary I had to buy another uniform it cost me Im telling you dearest its pretty expensive to be a Aviation Cadet Candidate They want you to do this because your are supposed to be a furture officer The jeep drafters done it





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Darling I have my check book with me because I must endorse the checks that I get from Mr Lawrence and deposit them with the rest of the money I havent gotten them yet By the looks of what I was told you a few lines back I believe Ill have to break a rule that we made before I left Ill have to write a small check What even you do darling dont send me any money and promise not to make any debts will you Heres my advise on the furture dearest I found out from pretty reliable sources and observations that Ill only be here about weeks from today Ill probably go to some University in the South Please darling dont plan to come to Miami because of the short time and conditions in general Try to get yourself a little job that you can make a few dollars and






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PS Dont go out with that crazy Jean too much and be good because Darling in about or months you going to be an officiers wife An officieer in the Air Force is very highly regarded

get ready to join me in about or weeks isnt that a swell though dear It makes chills go down my spine You asked me what color spring coat to get Heres my advice on that dear Buy as few clothes as possible in Reading save your money and get your summer clothes cleaned and prepare for travel It will start in about or weeks dear and may last quite a while Heres what I go though preflight at a University primary fligh training probably in Texas or Alabama or maybe even Florida after that advanced flying somewhere else More of the fellows that are moving I know about now





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going o get their wives down here because its really ridiculous to do and I also heard the officers don like to see it So darling do what I said and get on the ball for about or weeks As for All Styers brothers in law theye probably "jeeps" They have it pretty easy Our private daily basic training is tough and endurance counts a lot It you pass out in formation about times your washed out get what I mean You got to be STRONG Oh yes darling send me income tax returns and my slips from Hershey SE and Tansdale I must fill out a return but not pay Send this airmail as soon as possible Well darling I anxiously looking forward to the future when wel be together again I miss your terribly Its now I must hurry lights out as you know

All my love and kisses
Herb

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