WWI soldier letter from Pvt. Doss H. Thorn

Private Doss Thorn of Poinsett County, Arkansas wrote this letter on October 25, 1918 in France. The letter was published in Modern News (Harrisburg, AR) on December 20, 1918.

Creator: Doss H. Thorn, Private, Company B, 304th Ammunition Train, 79th Division, American Expeditionary Force

Student narrator: Jackson Clark, intern, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies

Time Period: Early 20th Century 1901-1940 (gr 7-8); Early 20th Century (Progressive Era and WW1) (gr 9-12)

Location: Poinsett County

Audio recording, 2 minutes 55 seconds