From The Archives: Alabama Power Employees Serving In World War II Write Back To Coworkers

| June 7, 2019 @ 5:00 am

By Bria Bailey and Price Everett

At the time of the D-Day invasion of Normandy, more than 700 Alabama Power employees were in active military service.

That’s according to archival editions of Powergrams, the company’s employee magazine. Alabama Power would mail copies of the magazine to soldiers across the world, who would often write back with updates from the front lines.

Here’s a look back at some of the correspondence between soldiers serving overseas to Alabama Power staff back home.

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