Dear Mary

Letters Home from the 10th Mountain Division (1944–1945)

Sydney Williams

256 pp., 9 x 6, Paperback



May 15th, 2019

Sydney M. Williams, Jr., joined the American army in 1944 and served in the 10th Mountain Division in Italy until his release in 1945. All during that time he wrote letters home to his beloved wife, Mary. This collection includes correspondence with other family members and friends, and commentary by his son, Sydney M. Williams, III.

Sydney M. Williams, III, grew up on a small farm in Peterborough, New Hampshire, and later spent his career on Wall Street. Now retired, he lives in Essex, Connecticut, with his wife, Caroline. His other books include One Man’s Family: Growing Up In Peterborough And Other Stories (2014) and Notes From Old Lyme: Life On The Marsh And Other Essays (2016), Both from Bauhan Publishing.