Wesley U. Skelton letters to his family

Wesley U. Skelton letters to his family

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Skelton, Wesley U., d. 1918
Title: Wesley U. Skelton letters to his family
Dates: 1918
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3375

Biographical/Historical Note

Wesley U. Skelton (d. 1918) was from Talmo, Georgia, and served as a Private with Company E, 327th Infantry, 82nd Division, U.S. Army during World War I.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence from Wesley Skelton during 1918. Skelton writes to his family in Talmo, Georgia, from Camp Gordon, Georgia, and Camp Upton. Correspondence gives no details of the war itself, but regards personal and family health, state of the family farm, and conditions of the local church.

Index Terms

Skelton family
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Wesley U. Skelton letters to his family, ms3375, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1918