Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 83

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11/4/17

My Own Darling Wife,

                  Ta for letter of the 5th which

arrived last night. We are still up

for somewhere in France but we are not 

having too bad a time.

  Yes I am keeping

fit & well & enjoying my food and 

...  to get a fair amount of sleep.

... things I need are a bath &

a change of raiment. Knox says he can

really appreciate the old Bible custom 

at present re. changes of raiment.

...  in the trenches

... somewhere

... see the Boche

... that would

... have not

... in a place to

...

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11/4/17

My Own Darling Wife,

                  Ta for letter of the 5th which

arrived last night. We are still up

for somewhere in France but we are not 

having too bad a time.

  Yes I am keeping

fit & well & enjoying my food and 

...  to get a fair amount of sleep.

... things I need are a bath &

a change of raiment. Knox says he can

really appreciate the old Bible custom 

at present re. changes of raiment.

...  in the trenches

... somewhere

... see the Boche

... that would

... have not

... in a place to

...


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  • January 14, 2019 19:59:48 Thomas A. Lingner

    11/4/17

    My Own Darling Wife,

                      Ta for letter of the 5th which

    arrived last night. We are still up

    for somewhere in France but we are not 

    having too bad a time.

      Yes I am keeping

    fit & well & enjoying my food and 

    ...  to get a fair amount of sleep.

    ... things I need are a bath &

    a change of raiment. Knox says he can

    really appreciate the old Bible custom 

    at present re. changes of raiment.

    ...  in the trenches

    ... somewhere

    ... see the Boche

    ... that would

    ... have not

    ... in a place to

    ...

  • December 19, 2018 23:57:03 Stella Watkin

                                                                            11/4/17

    My Own Darling Wife,

                      Ta for letter of the 5th which

    arrived last night.  We are still up

    for somewhere in France but we are not 

    having too bad a time.

      Yes I am keeping

    well still enjoying my good and 

    missing     to get a fair amount of sleep.

    missing      things I need are a bath &

    a change of rainment.  Knox says he can

      missingmissing  appreciate the old Bible custom 

    of     missing     missing  changes of rainment.

    missingmissingmissing     missingmissing  in the trenches

      missingmissingmissingmissingmissingmissing somewhere

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissingmissing see the Boche

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissing         that would

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissing    have not

    missingmissingmissingmissing    in a place to

                                            


  • December 19, 2018 22:13:49 Stella Watkin

                                                                            11/4/17

    My Own Darling Wife,

                      Ta for letter of the 5th which

    arrived last night.  We are still up

    for somewhere in France but we are not 

    having too bad a time.

      Yes I am keeping

    well still enjoying my good and 

    missing     to get a fair amount of sleep.

    missing      things I need are a bath &

    a change of rainment.  Knos says he can

      missingmissing  appreciate the old Bible custom 

    of     missing     missing  changes of rainment.

    missingmissingmissing     missingmissing  in the trenches

      missingmissingmissingmissingmissingmissing somewhere

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissingmissing see the Boche

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissing         that would

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissing    have not

    missingmissingmissingmissing    in a place to

                                            


  • December 19, 2018 22:13:26 Stella Watkin

                                                                            11/4/17

    My Own Darling Wife,

                      Ta for letter of the 5th which

    arrived last night.  We are still up

    for somewhere in France but we are not 

    having too bad a time.

      Yes I am keeping

    well still enjoying my good and 

         to get a fair amount of sleep.

          things I need are a bath &

    a change of rainment.  Knos says he can

      missingmissing  appreciate the old Bible custom 

    of     missing     missing  changes of rainment.

    missingmissingmissing     missingmissing  in the trenches

      missingmissingmissingmissingmissingmissing somewhere

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissingmissing see the Boche

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissing         that would

    missingmissingmissingmissingmissing    have not

    missingmissingmissingmissing    in a place to

                                            


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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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  • Story location Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,


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Contributor
Kate Ward
License
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April 11, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front




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