Transcription Page

Erroll Pilkington Gillespie Letters

Letters from from Erroll Pilkington Gillespie to his family. 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. 

BC Archives MS-2685

Current Page Transcription [edit] [history]

Belgium Nov 20th 18

Hello Pa!

What's on the bulletin board now?! What changes have taken place since I last wrote, it was extraordinary how quickly Germany's downfall came in the end & one can really hardly realize yet that the war is all but finished. We sure did hail them the swine, & I think from all accounts they are going to get what's coming to them in the way of Peace terms. I can just see you chuckling over the Armistice terms, they make grand reading, don't they? I would like to have had a birds eye view of you & Mother when the news came through of Germany's surrender. I

BC Archives, MS-2685 Box 17 File 3 / OLIVER, William Edgar, 1867 – 1920. Victoria; lawyer. / Erroll P. Gillespie, correspondence outward, 1917 – 1919.

Current Page Discussion [edit] [history]

Image 233 of 275