Veteran Snapshots World War II

V-Mail Artwork – Pvt. Ugo Milesi, 679th Port Company

May 28, 2020

This World War II self-portrait drawing was sent through V-Mail from Pvt. Ugo “Parrot” Milesi of the 679th Port Company (US Army) to his wife, Elizabeth, in Hoosick Falls, New York.

Ugo Milesi is shown on the left in the photo below. What do you think of his likeness?

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