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January 20, 2019

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December 18, 2018

Sgt. A.H. Jones 53815

F. Coy. 2nd C.C.D.



Capt. Eastwood

Dear Sir,

            I was certainly glad to hear from & to learn that you are on the road to recovery, for the first reports we had of your wounds were not good. Quite a few of the boys that where in P...

December 13, 2018

     Major John Cheyne Davidson was the Chaplain, or as Vincent called him, the Canon for the 93rd Battalion when they first went over to England. He is mentioned in two of Vincent's letters home, on August 20, 1916 and on January 2, 1917. Both can be seen be...

December 10, 2018

       Lieutenant Richard Phylis Adrian Crisp, I'm fairly certain, is the very first soldier that Vincent mentions in his letters, simply as "Crisp". He is mentioned in the first letter written on July 6, 1916:

"Do not be annoyed but I have my hair clippe...

November 19, 2018

Dear Mar,

        There is nothing to write home about happening here but here goes a letter about it anyway. Am able to break the monotony of hospital routine by getting outside now. All the crocks have to be in by 6 PM, so the privilege is somewhat limi...

November 11, 2018

Dear Mother and Father,

          Received a couple of letters this morning and yours of Jan. 27th Mother. Am sorry to hear that you have not had word from me for such a long time. As I am able to scratch a few lines not I am able to write oftener.


November 1, 2018

Dear Mother and Father,

       Well here goes a try at writing. I have been scribbling for a couple of days and this is the result. I do hope, Mother, that you are feeling your own dear self again. I am glad to see that you are improving by your last letter from home....

October 18, 2018

No1 Red Cross Hospital

Duchess of Westminster





Dear Margaret,

       I have received your letters regularly, the latest being Dec 30th. Your description of your trip to Stoney Lake was very interesting - would like to have been with you....

October 12, 2018

No 1 Red Cross

D. of W. Hospital

A. P. O. 5.79

B. E. 7,


Jan 30, 18

Dear Mother & Father,

                I received your cable of the 27th O.K., was very much relieved to hear from you since the fire. The mail has not come very regularly so I expect you have the same t...

October 1, 2018

That sig. On envelope is a work of art

Dear Mother and Father,

                   Just a very short note with my left hand so pardon the writing and the brevity of

                   I hope you are all well and know tha...

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Letter from G.F. Morrison, Undated

January 20, 2019

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