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War Department telegram, December 1944

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CLASS OF SERVICE This is a full-rate Telegram or Cablegram unless its deferred character is indicated by a suitable sign above or preceding the address.

WESTERN UNION 1204

SYMBOLS DL = Day Letter; NT = Overnight Telegram; LC = Deferred Cable; NLT = Cable Night Letter; Ship Radiogram

A.N. Williams, President; Newcomb Carlton, Chairman of the Board; J. C. Willever, First Vice-President

The filing time as shown in the date line on telegrams and day letters is STANDARD TIME at point of origin. The time of receipt is STANDARD TIME at point of destination.

CK 38 Govt Washington DC 940 Am 13 Donald B Rice RFD 3 Virgilina Va.

The Secretary or war desires me to inform you that your brother Pfc Rice Claude S is a prisoner of war of German Govt. report received through international Red Cross letter of information follows from provost marshal General

J A Ulio The Adjutant General 1120 Am

THE COMPANY WILL APPRECIATE SUGGESTIONS FROM ITS PATRONS CONCERNING ITS SERVICE