Letter from Christopher McGrane to Jim McGrane, 18 July 1917

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                             No 22 Squadron R .F. C.

                         B.E.  ...  France

                                18/7/17

My dear Jim

       Just after getting Marcy's

letter and Carmel's P.C. dates 13th

+ 12th of July respectively. I got the

snaps (taken in the garden) all right

and acknowledge receipt of them some

days ago. I also write to Camel

some time back it strange she did

not get the letter. As mentioned

in a letter home I got these two books

we were talking about both are very

good. The "Man Eaters of Tsavo" is a

remarkable story of  Man Eating lions,

especially as it happens to be a true

account of happening s there. I will

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                             No 22 Squadron R .F. C.

                         B.E.  ...  France

                                18/7/17

My dear Jim

       Just after getting Marcy's

letter and Carmel's P.C. dates 13th

+ 12th of July respectively. I got the

snaps (taken in the garden) all right

and acknowledge receipt of them some

days ago. I also write to Camel

some time back it strange she did

not get the letter. As mentioned

in a letter home I got these two books

we were talking about both are very

good. The "Man Eaters of Tsavo" is a

remarkable story of  Man Eating lions,

especially as it happens to be a true

account of happening s there. I will


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  • December 21, 2017 15:42:34 Annick Rodriguez

                                 No 22 Squadron R .F. C.

                             B.E.  ...  France

                                    18/7/17

    My dear Jim

           Just after getting Marcy's

    letter and Carmel's P.C. dates 13th

    + 12th of July respectively. I got the

    snaps (taken in the garden) all right

    and acknowledge receipt of them some

    days ago. I also write to Camel

    some time back it strange she did

    not get the letter. As mentioned

    in a letter home I got these two books

    we were talking about both are very

    good. The "Man Eaters of Tsavo" is a

    remarkable story of  Man Eating lions,

    especially as it happens to be a true

    account of happening s there. I will

  • December 21, 2017 15:40:48 Annick Rodriguez

                                 No 22 Squadron R .F. C.

                             B.E.  ...  France

                                    18/7/17

    My dear Jim

           Just after getting Marcy's

    letter and Carmel's P.C. dates 13th

    + 12th of July respectively. I got the

    snaps (taken in the garden) all right

    and acknowledge receipt of them some

    days ago. I also write to Camel

    some time back it strange she did

    not get the letter. As mentioned



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    July 18, 1917
    • English

    • Aerial Warfare

    • Remembrance
    • Trench Life



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