Eddie Slovik - Quotes

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Honest honey, I feel like crying every time I sit down to write you a letter... I am so unlucky. ---->>>

I am in the infantry for 17 weeks and after that I don't know where I am going. ---->>>

Everything happens to me. I've never had a streak of luck in my life. ---->>>

The only luck I had in my life was when I married you. I knew it wouldn't last because I was too happy. I knew they would not let me be happy. ---->>>

They're not shooting me for deserting the United Stated Army - thousands of guys have done that. They're shooting me for bread I stole when I was 12 years old. ---->>>

I've made up my mind. I'll take my court martial. ---->>>

Army life don't agree with me. ---->>>

I think I'm going to have a lot of trouble. ---->>>

I'm sorry I didn't go to jail for six months, then I know you could come to see me anytime you wanted to. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 02-18, 1920
Die: 01-31, 1945
Occupation: Soldier

Edward Donald "Eddie" Slovik (February 18, 1920 – January 31, 1945) was a United States Army soldier during World War II and the only American soldier to be court-martialled and executed for desertion since the American Civil War. Although over 21,000 American soldiers were given varying sentences for desertion during World War II, including forty nine death sentences, Slovik's death sentence was the only one that was carried out (wikipedia)