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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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West was a good chum of mind. Fred when you write again send it to the same address in Hawick I was thinking of getting married to my old girl. but I have another thought I will wait and see the War Finished. as the French will say Napoo. I send my Best wishes for a Merry Cmas and a Happy New Year to all. I hope it will be all over by the next one.

I am Your Old Friend Sgt Geo Gilchrist 443781

PS. Give Pat Carry my best wishes and I am glad he thought of the Boys when the Bottles were selling off.

BC Archives, MS-0426 Box 1 File 3 TREGILLUS, Frederick James, 1862-1962. Barkerville, miner. Correspondence from George Gilchrist, 1914-1917.

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