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   Marion Reh Gurfein
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War: World War, 1939-1945
Status: Civilian
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Interview (Video)
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 Video (Interview Excerpts) (9 items)
Writing her husband every day; consoling other wives. (00:51) Three daily mail deliveries; telegrams from Joe. (02:50) Nightmares of bombing; wartime shortages. (02:26)
Her prewar life as a military wife. (01:07) Saying goodbye to Joe; a road trip adventure. (04:20) Joe's emotional homecoming. (02:32)
Joe off to Korea; Marion alone with two children. (02:40) Putting her foot down when Vietnam calls. (01:44) Keeping up spirits through times of separation. (01:23)
  
 Memoirs (2 items)
Memoirs: "You Built It- You Drive It Across" More Bridges Crossed 
  
 Personal Correspondence (18 items)
"This Valentine Went ..." Card "Happy Birthday Again..." Card "Anniversaries are Such Wonderful Things..." Card
"Merry Christmas..." Card "Magic Potions..." Christmas Card "When I First Heard..." Card
"Three ... Goofein Hearts" Card "You've seen your share of Arabs …" [n.d.] Card "We've asked you to come home …" [n.d.] Card
"I'm a 'Lass and a Lack'..." Card Valentines Day Card [n.d.] "Congrats To the New C.O." Card
"Airborne Kisses..." Card "Pin-Up Girl..." Card Gremlin Poem
"D-Day Stands for..." Card "Monkey's Uncle" Card "Dear Daddy..." Card
  
 Other Materials (3 items)
Poems: "Just Between Friends" Poem: "The Mail Situation" [1942] Poem: "Goofy Gremlins"
  
 

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