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.
*All transcriptions are provided by volunteers, and the accuracy of the transcriptions is not guaranteed. Please be sure to verify the information by viewing the image record, or visiting the BC Archives in person.
27/9/16 Lt CW .WD Milne - [shoulder ?] [bullet ?] Ph- Myers - C. [L ?]. Shot in [illegible] have [illegible] learn to [cours ?] [illegible] The [name] is over crowded [caring ?] to [illegible] being flower in in several places + on [account ?] of casualties. A machine fun is out of action+ all crew killed but one - Mr. Adam is ok. To DC [name] AD Crease A Canada 1. 50 am 27.9.16
BC Archives, MS-2879 Box 83 File 1 / CREASE FAMILY, "Diary of the War", diary and scrapbook of Arthur Douglas Crease, 1915-1917.