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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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know what it looks like Fred. I cannot say much more. give my Best regards to the Mrs and Kiddies and all the Rest of my Friends in Barkerville. expect to get leave shortly, going on for 6 months in France Lucky to be alive Fred. what do you think. write soon

I am your Friend Sergt Geo Gilchrist 443781 A Coy 54th Battn 4th Division BEF France

PS I am in another coy now. got promoted again Fred

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

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