World War II Letters of Virgil Deyo
Virgil Deyo (1923-1944) was a soldier from Prattsville, NY who fought in World War II. He served as a Staff Sergeant & Waist Gunner in the 498th Bomb Group for the U.S. Air Force. Virgil was killed in action in July of 1944.
Scope of Collection
This collection contains letters written between 1942-1945, primarily from Virgil to his family, particularly his mother, Alta Peckham Deyo.