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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& one or two men. You are never very busy through you may be much bothered.
The class of men who fill the jobs are those who for one reason or another are not fit for the front line whether by their own fault or not.
One may too get the town majorship of very unpleasant places like Vimy where all the houses are destroyed & only cellars are left & one can't move about at all on account of the shelling. The only thing to do would be to take up some definite line of study & make up one's mind to write.
It is curiously difficult to write when one is stagnant & does really
BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 3 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1917.