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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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It is a place where yachts tie up for the winter. It boasts a "Hard" and an Inn whose walls are washed by the waves at high tide & bearing the attractive name of the Butt & Oyster. Today which began in snow & ended in perfect spring sunshine. Geoffry & I walked into Ipswich & back. Notwithstanding that it was meatless day we have an excellent lunch at the club. London is really the worst place to be in now for shopping or eating & certainly for air raids.

Tomorrow I expect to reach Carleton. Frank ought by now to be in Sweden. I wonder how John Oliver's government will turn out.

Your loving brother


BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 4 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1918.

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