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Frederick Tregillus Letters from the Cariboo Boys

Letters to Frederick James Tregillus from Barkerville men who served in the First World War: Joseph Callanan, J.H. Ellis, George Freeman Killam, George Gilchrest, R. Norris, Mr. and Mrs. Nowosky, John Petterson, Ernest Seeley, N.W. Thompson, George Turner, and John Benjamin Westover. Learn more.

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BC Archives MS-0426

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Bourn-Mead, Hyde Road Eastbourn

I see by the papers that a Can. soldier can delegate his Brother or Sister to vote for him in the coming Dominion Election

It does not seem Just that because I have no relative in B.C. that I am not to get my vote. As you have a proper power of attorney to act for me perhaps you can cast my vote. I hope you will do so if you can at all.

I would not for for anything but a supporter of the Present Dominion Got. No anti Conscription member for mine. If you can do so vote for me as you vote yourself as I can rely on your Judgement

Ernest Seeley

BC Archives, MS-0426 Box 1 File 5 / TREGILLUS, Frederick James, 1862 - 1962. Barkerville, miner. / Correspondence from Ernest Seeley, 1915 - 1919.

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