Solinske-Walter correspondence 1942-1945
James Solinske was born in 1919 and grew up in Syracuse, New York. He became engaged to Virginia Walter ("Ginny") (1923-1993) shortly before joining the United States Army in 1941. Solinske was a lieutenant with the 52nd General Hospital in Wolverly, England, and treated casualties from the D-Day invasions and the Battle of the Bulge. Walter remained in Syracuse, where she worked for the Crucible Steel Company of America. Solinske and Walter married after the war. James Solinske died in 1997.