General Patton's Letter to His Son
Written By: Brett & Kate McKay | Posted: Thursday, November 10th, 2011
On June 6, 1944, General George S. Patton wrote this letter to his twenty-year-old son, George Jr., who was enrolled at West Point. Patton Sr. was in England training the Third Army in preparation for the battles that would follow the invasion at Normandy.
Note: The letter's grammar and spelling have been slightly edited for clarity.
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