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Birthday letter from Admiral Stark to Princess Elizabeth, April 21, 1944 


Letter from Admiral Stark to Princess Elizabeth, April 21, 1944

 

April 21, 1944.

Dear Princess Elizabeth:

    Today is your eighteenth birthday and not only with all those in your father's realms rejoice with you, but also all English-speaking people everywhere, on this most important year-mark for you.

    May I, on behalf of all your American cousins overe here, wish you

                            "HAPPY BIRTHDAY"

and may your fondest hopes be realized.

                                    Sincerely,

 

Note: This is a copy - original written by hand of Admiral Stark. 

 

Published: Mon Mar 08 13:44:07 EST 2021