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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My dear brother
I have at least two letters to thank you for & mother for one also & a p.c. from Jo of Goldstream. Copies of the Colonist have added to my stock of Victoria news. I am glad to see that you are after Gavin Burns at last with regard to to the Wylly estate. It is certainly right that you should take a prominent part in politics. It is the only hope for us others.
Fowkes has sent me one of his very best letters. I have read extracts to many & it has always been appreciated. The account of the James Island guard of returned soldiers is splendid. You have heard how young Patricia came & looked me up when we were in
BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 2 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1917.