Inside of Christmas Greeting card from my Great Uncle James Murphy

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 Official Printed Canadian Expeditionary Force Christmas, 1916 Greetings Card  

 left hand side of card  


A drawing of a  Little Black Devil, underneath it in a scroll is the Latin motto, "Hosti Acie Nominati", which means " Named by the Enemy", the emblem of the Canadian Expeditionary Force 



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 right hand side of card  

Christmas, 1916.


Though simple this greeting,

It's true and sincere;

May troubles be fleeting,

And Good Times be near.


With Kindest Regards and.       .

every Good Wish for Christmas

and for Health and Prosperity  .

in the New Year.       .          .       .

From

Pte. J. Murphy.



144th Battalion C.E.F.,

      Seaford,

             Sussex,

                England.



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 Official Printed Canadian Expeditionary Force Christmas, 1916 Greetings Card  

 left hand side of card  


A drawing of a  Little Black Devil, underneath it in a scroll is the Latin motto, "Hosti Acie Nominati", which means " Named by the Enemy", the emblem of the Canadian Expeditionary Force 



__________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 right hand side of card  

Christmas, 1916.


Though simple this greeting,

It's true and sincere;

May troubles be fleeting,

And Good Times be near.


With Kindest Regards and.       .

every Good Wish for Christmas

and for Health and Prosperity  .

in the New Year.       .          .       .

From

Pte. J. Murphy.



144th Battalion C.E.F.,

      Seaford,

             Sussex,

                England.




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  • January 1, 2019 11:24:21 Stella Watkin

     Official Printed Canadian Expeditionary Force Christmas, 1916 Greetings Card  

     left hand side of card  


    A drawing of a  Little Black Devil, underneath it in a scroll is the Latin motto, "Hosti Acie Nominati", which means " Named by the Enemy", the emblem of the Canadian Expeditionary Force 



    __________________________________________________________________________________________________________

     right hand side of card  

    Christmas, 1916.


    Though simple this greeting,

    It's true and sincere;

    May troubles be fleeting,

    And Good Times be near.


    With Kindest Regards and.       .

    every Good Wish for Christmas

    and for Health and Prosperity  .

    in the New Year.       .          .       .

    From

    Pte. J. Murphy.



    144th Battalion C.E.F.,

          Seaford,

                 Sussex,

                    England.



  • November 20, 2018 17:08:19 Meghan Bowyer

    Christmas, 1916.


    Though simple this greeting,

    It's true and sincere;

    May troubles be fleeting,

    And Good Times be near.


    With Kindest Regards and.       .

    every Good Wish for Christmas

    and for Health and Prosperity  .

    in the New Year.       .          .       .

    From

    Pte. J. Murphy.



    144th Battalion C.E.F.,

          Seaford,

                 Sussex,

                    England.




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    Seaford, Sussex, England.

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17459 / 188964
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Shane Murphy
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


December 25, 1916
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