Viewing page 7 of 21

their residence there and opened quite elaborate offices. Saw Randy yesterday but he was not over worked. 

Lockwood, our engineering officer, one of our pilots and I went to Trebeurden - NE of Brest & near Lannion - on our leave and had a most wonderful time of it. No USA soldiers had been there and we were quite the [[underline]] guests [[/underline]] of the season. Not finding rooms at the hotel because all were occupied by convalescing soldiers we accepted the hospitality of a charmingly beautiful madame & spent our leave as her guests. There were several very attractive madamoiselles there who helped me out a lot on my French. Yes! We had a fine time, rather quiet & sober for a leave in France

Transcription Notes:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tr%C3%A9beurden

Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact transcribe@si.edu.