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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opportunity of meeting the best lot of Imperial officers I have come across so far.
It is unfortunate the the Canadian Army is not very brilliantly represented & that those that are here do not contrast favourably with the Imperials. Most of the students have already distinguished themselves & the rest are theoretically supposed to be capable of advancement.
There are more Victorians & B. Columbians than I have seen in a long while. Clarence Pitts (a major, what do you think of that?), Major Wilby, Capt. Turner who used to command 88h Regt, Major
BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 2 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1917.