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]


stated that he was just hearing for Eng. preparation to hitting the trail for BC. His Can. leave came through which was "tres bien" & one can imagine Mai's joy when she hears that he is returning safely. At the same time to an outsider like me, it seems as an extraordinary time to leave the country, why not have it put off for a little & been on hand for the Peace celebrations, for sure these will be days worth experiencing over here. Especially the triumphant march into Germany which we have already commenced! We have been on the go for some time now & believe me we have some hike before us, but I would not miss this for anything. As the censorship regs. have been lifted to a great extent allowed to mentioned names of places that we are at

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 235 of 275