No letter from René for a while. By December 15, 1942 would his parents have known that he was on a ship heading across the Atlantic? They certainly would have been thinking of him, so here are some photos of him from 1919-1941.
René with his mother, Alma, and sister, Marie-Louise
René in Golden Gate Park
René with his father at Lake Tahoe.
René with his sisters and mother in the Bois de Boulogne in Paris in 1923