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A six-page typed letter from S.Sgt. Wade Kehr to "Marg + Jim." The letter was written at the American camp at Owi Island, NEI.

S.Sgt. Kehr opens by discussing the "really swell" location of the camp at Owi Island. He mentions the belly tank sail…

A six-page handwritten letter from S.Sgt. Wade Kehr to "Mother + Dad." The letter was written in several separate sitings, most likely written at the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea.

S.Sgt. Kehr opens by discussing the oppressive heat and the…

A four-page handwritten letter from S.Sgt. Wade Kehr to "Marg + Jim." The letter was most likely written at the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea.

S.Sgt. Kehr discusses the loads of mail that was waiting for him when he returned from leave. He…

A three-page handwritten letter from S.Sgt. Wade Kehr to "Marg + Jim." The letter was most likely written at the American camp at Dobodura, New Guinea.

S.Sgt. Kehr discusses his adopted dog, "Sgt. Gunner," that he had to leave behind in Salina…

One black and white photo of Driscoll and other American servicemen relaxing of the beach. Beachfront tents are visible in the background.

One black and white photo of Brumm and Driscoll, two friends of S.Sgt. Wae Kehr going for a dip at a small waterfall.

One black and white photo of S.Sgt. Wade Kehr crew and tent mate "Tindall" with a pet goat.

One black and white photo of (left to right) "Driscoll, Prather, S.Sgt. Wade Kehr, and "Jeep."

One black and white photo of the seating area at the 403rd Bomb Squadron's enlisted men's club at Port Moresby, New Guinea.

One black and white photo of the bar at the 403rd Bomb Squadron's enlisted men's club at Port Moresby, New Guinea.