Elmer Crozier Pyeatte, 1892-1954 [RG1333.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1333.AM:  Elmer Crozier Pyeatte, 1892-1954

Correspondence: 1917-1918
Fremont, Dodge County, Nebraska
Size:  1 folder

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of one folder containing correspondence from Elmer C. Pyeatte to members of the J.M. Haney family, Fremont, Nebraska.  Pyeatte served with Company C, 49th Engineers during World War I.  Between December 30, 1917 and July 5, 1918, Pyeatte writes from various U.S. locations, including Needles, California, Fort McDowell (California), and Fort Myer (Virginia).  The remainder of the letters are written from Orleans, France.  The letters describe military life, activities, weather conditions, etc.  The last letter is dated November 28, 1918.

 

Subject headings:

Military life
Pyeatte, Elmer Crozier, 1892-1954
Soldiers
World War I
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives

 

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