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Alma Russell Letters

Letters of British Columbia men on active service with Canadian and British Expeditionary Forces, 1914-1918. Learn more.

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The Granville Special Care Hsptl. Buxton Derbyshire

Dec. 29th/17

Darling Mum:

Thought I had better drop you a line to let you know how I am getting along. Am feeling pretty fit now. My legs ache a bit yet, but nothing to speak of. I have been getting your letters returned to me from France. I suppose you didn't celebrate Christmas much at home this year. We didn't here. Nobody in England bothered with it much

BC Archives, MS-1901 Box 1 File 1 RUSSELL, Alma M., 1873 – 1964. Victoria; librarian. Selected letters and a photograph from Corporal Frederick John Allen, 1917.

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