Arthur Douglas Crease Letters, Diaries and Scrapbooks
Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease of Victoria to his brother Lindley Crease and his mother Sarah Crease; instructions for the offensive of July 26, 1917; a regimental notebook, diaries and scrapbook. Learn more.
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Today this class breaks up and we go back to our Bns wherever they may happen to be.
They will give me my movement order before I leave telling me to [?ain] at such a place for such another from wh. I am to march to such a place to rejoin my brigade. The journey will be very slow & uncomfortable but I shall not mind for anything is better than being shoved to the front. There is no delusion about this war - no one who tells the truth will say that he wants to go back to the front. If his Bn is going he will not like to be left
BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 1 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1916.