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Record 2258/2271
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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date 1946
Abstract Two letters regarding the publication of a list of Lexington service men and women in World War II, 1946.

17.21b.08-1, January 11, 1946. Letter from Edwin B. Worthen to Errol H. Locke, Board of Selectmen, requesting that consideration be given to publishing a complete list of Lexington men and women who served in World War II, similar to what was published in the Town Reports in 1918 and 1919.

17.21b.08-2, January 15, 1946. Letter from Errol H. Locke, Board of Selectmen, to Edwin B. Worthen, acknowledging his letter and agreeing with his suggestion, although it would be not be possible to have it ready for publication in the 1946 Town Report.

(Cataloger's note: on May 30, 1947, the Lexington Chapter, War Parents of America, dedicated a book memorial fund honoring the 53 local men who died in World War II. A memorial tablet is on display at Cary Memorial Library.)



Object ID Worthen.17.21b.08
Object Name Letter
People Locke, Errol H.
Search Terms Lexington Selectmen
Veterans
World War II
Subjects Civil defense
War
Title Letters regarding a list of Lexington service men and women in World War II, 1946
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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