Go Back   The Hunter's Life > GENERAL INTEREST FORUMS > THE CAMPFIRE
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next

I Found A Letter...
  #1  
Old 03-26-2023, 06:35 PM
gitano's Avatar
gitano gitano is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Wasilla, Alaska
Age: 71
Posts: 19,973
gitano is on a distinguished road
Default I Found A Letter...

Addressed to my dad when he was still enlisted. Apparently, as part of getting to go to Officer Candidate School, he had to "explain" his "foreign relations" and therefore provide his dad's naturalization evidence.

There's a bit of 'news' for me here. First, I thought my granddad immigrated in 1910, not 1902. Second, I thought he came through Ellis Island, not Baltimore, Maryland. Third, I didn't know when he became an American citizen. Turns out, February, 1945. I had no clue about what ship he arrived on. Now I'll have to look up the SS Chimmitz (sp). (Actually SS Chemnitz.)


Paul
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Thithics Naturalization-s.jpg (590.6 KB, 5 views)
__________________
Be nicer than necessary.
Reply With Quote
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Interesting letter Paul Hoskins THE CAMPFIRE 0 04-23-2015 05:04 PM
Letter from A Texan RavenBeauty THE CAMPFIRE 4 07-13-2010 12:14 PM
A Letter From KD...145 Years Ago Jay Edward (deceased) MILITARY HEADQUARTERS 0 01-07-2006 10:10 PM
Soldiers last letter.... Antler3 THE CAMPFIRE 1 12-08-2004 09:02 AM
A Letter From Fallujah Jay Edward (deceased) MILITARY HEADQUARTERS 0 11-27-2004 03:07 PM



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:50 PM.


vBulletin skin developed by: eXtremepixels
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.