Dearest AJ:  A Valentine’s Day Celebration of Love Letters from World War II


That was certainly true of “Mitch” and Anne Jeanne “A.J.” Mitchell. They fell in love before WWII and when Mitch was swept away by the winds of war, it was their letters that kept their love alive. Millions of GIs like Mitch took pen to paper and poured out their hearts to their wives and sweethearts during those tumultuous years. Mitch served in North Africa, Sicily and Italy and spent the better part of three years away from his A.J. while she fought the battle of separation on the home front. He served as a Lieutenant in the 54th Medical Battalion, set up field hospitals and directed ambulances to and from the front lines. For his service, he won the Bronze Star.

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