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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possible to see the Daily Times of the day before. Carleton sends me this paper regularly but it is about 10 days old when it gets here.
Hugh Le Fanu wrote me the other day. He had not much news but said that Johnnie Somerville was a Commander at some special duty in Portsmouth on the War Staff & that he has a D.S.O.
They tell me that Hugh is quite a domesticated old thing without much ambition which is unusual for a person with red hair.
My circle of friends and acquaintances has increased enormously lately and I dare say will do me no harm. Division is giving me some further duties of a senior legal nature so it looks as if they meant to keep me but one never knows
BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 4 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1918.