Fri Night Sept 17. 1943.
Dearest Robert, Well I think I'll try to write you a few lines tonight. dont know anything to write. better tell you my head feel much better glasses are two [too] big they wearing me. was quit [quite] surprised when Buckey walked in he has been in the Hospital with a weak back bad eye and hurt his ankle. he got A A on his sleeve. he dont like the Armey [sic]. said he thought he would till he got in it - I guess Gene [Eugene Basil Harris] got Defferred [Deferred] havent heard anything from