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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Another curious little thing I forgot mention. At our last headquarters in Belgium, at Salmchateau, directly across the street from our mess was a sign "Massey Harris." It did seem utterly out of place in that rocky mountainous hard bitten country on the edge of Germany.
We shall eventually find ourselves in the neighbourhood of Bonn on the Rhine & there we shall keep our Christmas and settle down for a bit.
This march to the Rhine has proved pretty hard for our troops & they are beginning
BC Archives, MS-0055 Box 15 File 4 / CREASE FAMILY / Letters from Arthur Douglas Crease to his brother, Lindley Crease, 1918.