Transcription Page

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.

*All transcriptions are provided by volunteers, and the accuracy of the transcriptions is not guaranteed. Please be sure to verify the information by viewing the image record, or visiting the BC Archives in person. 

BC Archives MS-0426

Current Page Transcription [edit] [history]


were not right out of his mouth till fritz sent one over. I can tell you he ducked a lot quicker than I did. one of the Big ones you can hear them coming they keep a fellow hopping when they start shelling. we have been in for 9 Days and I have never seen a German yet. and they are only about 150 or 200 yds away from us. it is some fighting trench Fighting we give my Best respects to all my Friends in Barkerville and I hope I am lucky enough to keep

BC Archives, MS-0426 Box 1 File 10 / TREGILLUS, Frederick James, 1862 - 1962. Barkerville, miner. / Correspondence from George Gilchrist, 1914 - 1917.

Current Page Discussion [edit] [history]

Image 490 of 568