Files

Download

Download Full Text (7.6 MB)

Download Transcript Thompson_Belden File_Thompson to Belden April 72.pdf (38 KB)

Description

A letter from Henrietta Thompson to then-retired war correspondent Jack Belden who had walked out of Burma with General Stilwell in 1942, and published Retreat with Stilwell in 1943. Thompson had obtained Belden’s address by sending a series of letters to his publisher. This is her second letter to Belden requesting an interview (she had received no answer to her first).

Publication Date

4-25-1972

Keywords

Henrietta Thompson, Jack Belden, Retreat with Stilwell, Stilwell, Burma, Myanmar, war correspondent

Disciplines

Military History | Oral History | United States History

Belden Document 2: Letter from Henrietta Thompson to Jack Belden

Share

 

Rights Statement

No Known Copyright