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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In the Field
My dear brother
A little while ago I said that I might draw on the credit you established for me with the Bank of BNA to the extent of $100 for the benefit of my C. Co.
Now I am going to do worse than that -
We want to give all the men a taste of Christmas if we can & regimental funds are practically absent - For months pass the men have had no relaxation, no amusements of any kind & only strict army rations which have themselves been restricted. For one day
BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 1 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1916.