Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 22

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be more pleased to find her face

hidden. My present home is deep

down in the earth and if I always

get one as good in the trenches I shall

be very lucky. I have one room where

my signallers and orderlies live by day

and another room containing a bed, a

chair, two stools,  a table + numerous

shelves on which to store my

belongings. By day I can do little

but sleep, eat and make out orders

and reports. At night I am fairly busy

+ go out for exercise visiting the

various posts in my sector. Hall

+ I live in this dug out but

he has a bed in another a few

yards away. We live very well

+ can manage to get our food

cooked in the dug out. Last night

we had Sheppard in and gave him

a good feed. He has gone back

into reserve to do some work for


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be more pleased to find her face

hidden. My present home is deep

down in the earth and if I always

get one as good in the trenches I shall

be very lucky. I have one room where

my signallers and orderlies live by day

and another room containing a bed, a

chair, two stools,  a table + numerous

shelves on which to store my

belongings. By day I can do little

but sleep, eat and make out orders

and reports. At night I am fairly busy

+ go out for exercise visiting the

various posts in my sector. Hall

+ I live in this dug out but

he has a bed in another a few

yards away. We live very well

+ can manage to get our food

cooked in the dug out. Last night

we had Sheppard in and gave him

a good feed. He has gone back

into reserve to do some work for



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  • December 6, 2018 16:08:28 Thomas A. Lingner

    be more pleased to find her face

    hidden. My present home is deep

    down in the earth and if I always

    get one as good in the trenches I shall

    be very lucky. I have one room where

    my signallers and orderlies live by day

    and another room containing a bed, a

    chair, two stools,  a table + numerous

    shelves on which to store my

    belongings. By day I can do little

    but sleep, eat and make out orders

    and reports. At night I am fairly busy

    + go out for exercise visiting the

    various posts in my sector. Hall

    + I live in this dug out but

    he has a bed in another a few

    yards away. We live very well

    + can manage to get our food

    cooked in the dug out. Last night

    we had Sheppard in and gave him

    a good feed. He has gone back

    into reserve to do some work for


  • December 3, 2018 15:53:37 Annick Rodriguez

    be more pleased to find her face

    hidden. My present home is deep

    down in the earth and if I always

    get one as good in the trenches I shall

    be very lucky. I have one room where

    my signallers and orderlies live by day

    and another room containing a bed, a

    chair, two stools,  a table + numerous

    shelves on which to store my

    belongings. By day I can do little

    but sleep, eat and make out orders

    and reports. At night I am fairly busy

    + go out for exercise visiting she

    various posts in my sector. Hall

    + I live in this dug out but

    he has a bed in another a few

    yards away. We live very well

    + can manage to get our food

    cooked in the dug out. Last night

    we had Shefford in and gave him

    a good feed. He has gone back

    into reserve to do some work for



  • December 1, 2018 22:39:17 Annick Rodriguez

    be more pleased to find her face

    hidden. My present home is deep

    down in the earth and if I always

    get one as good in the trenches I shall

    be very lucky. I have one room where

    my signallers and orderlies live by day

    and another room containing a bed, a


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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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Kate Ward
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March 8, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front




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