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Arthur Douglas Crease Letters, Diaries and Scrapbooks

Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease of Victoria to his brother Lindley Crease and his mother Sarah Crease; instructions for the offensive of July 26, 1917; a regimental notebook, diaries and scrapbook. Learn more.

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BC Archives MS-0055BC Archives MS-2879

 

 

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wastage going on.

By the way I find that I am decidedly old for a platoon officer. It would have been a great thing to have got a captaincy before leaving because the idea amongst those one meets is that if I am not a Capt. I ought to be.

The last part of our cruise was very exciting though uneventful - . It was also very beautiful.

A big biplane has just flown over the camp with a noise like a sawmill or better still a steamer letting off steam. this last 16 days has indeed been crowed with new experiences but I don't seem able to write much yet.

Best remembrances to Fowkes & love to all at Pentrelew

From your affec. brother Arthur

BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 1 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1916.

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