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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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BC Archives MS-0055BC Archives MS-2879



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make no efforts to get more.

It is really most selfish for those who can afford other food to eat up what is at most an essential part of the diet of the [illegible]

The class who do not seem to fall into line is composed of those who are better off than ever before & are enjoying for the first time in their lives surplus cash. They buy everything they see! I always feel full of excuses for them but wish they wd wait until the end of the war.

We have heard nothing from our party in Petrograd so know nothing but what we see in papers. Yr affec [illegible]

BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 2 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1917.

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