Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 195

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will manage to persuade Maud to come

+ stay with you soon after you go so

that the change will not be so great.

I wonder how Kenneth will like being

at home? He won't remember  much

about No 2 will he? I expect he will

soon explore it all + make himself

very much at home. I hope you will 

not find that you have a tremendous

lot of work to do to get the house

back to what you will want it to be

like (that's a bad sentence for you isn't it?)

I hear that we are to stay in the wood

several more days In some ways

it is just like a holiday. We have to

go forward at night + dig - we sleep

in our boots - there is very little water

available for washing; but those are

very minor hardships considering what

some of the fellows are putting up with


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will manage to persuade Maud to come

+ stay with you soon after you go so

that the change will not be so great.

I wonder how Kenneth will like being

at home? He won't remember  much

about No 2 will he? I expect he will

soon explore it all + make himself

very much at home. I hope you will 

not find that you have a tremendous

lot of work to do to get the house

back to what you will want it to be

like (that's a bad sentence for you isn't it?)

I hear that we are to stay in the wood

several more days In some ways

it is just like a holiday. We have to

go forward at night + dig - we sleep

in our boots - there is very little water

available for washing; but those are

very minor hardships considering what

some of the fellows are putting up with



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  • December 14, 2018 17:32:49 Thomas A. Lingner

    will manage to persuade Maud to come

    + stay with you soon after you go so

    that the change will not be so great.

    I wonder how Kenneth will like being

    at home? He won't remember  much

    about No 2 will he? I expect he will

    soon explore it all + make himself

    very much at home. I hope you will 

    not find that you have a tremendous

    lot of work to do to get the house

    back to what you will want it to be

    like (that's a bad sentence for you isn't it?)

    I hear that we are to stay in the wood

    several more days In some ways

    it is just like a holiday. We have to

    go forward at night + dig - we sleep

    in our boots - there is very little water

    available for washing; but those are

    very minor hardships considering what

    some of the fellows are putting up with


  • December 12, 2018 17:33:59 Annick Rodriguez

    will manage to persuade Maud to come

    + stay with you soon after you go so

    that the change will not be so great

    I wonder how Kenneth will like being

    at home? He wont remember  much

    about No 2 will he I expect he will

    soon explore it all + make himself

    very much at home I hope you will 

    not find that you have a tremendous

    lot of work to do to get the house

    back to what you will want it to be

    like (that's a bad sentence for you isn't it?)

    I hear that we are to stay in the wood

    several more days In some way

    it is just like a holiday We have to

    go forward at night + dig -we sleep

    in our boots- there is very little wat

    available for washing ; but those

    very minor hardship considering 

    some of the fellows are putting



  • December 12, 2018 17:30:17 Annick Rodriguez

    will manage to persuade Maud to come

    + stay with you soon after you go so

    that the change will not be so great

    I wonder how Kenneth will like being

    at home? He wont remember  much

    about No 2 will he I expect he will

    soon explore it all + make himself

    very much at home I hope you will 

    not find that you have a tremendous

    lot of work to do to get the house

    back to what you will want it to be

    like (that's a bad sentence for you isn't it?)

    I hear that we are to stay in the wood

    several more days In some way

    it is just like a holiday We have to


  • December 12, 2018 17:29:00 Annick Rodriguez

    will manage to persuade Maud to come

    + stay with you soon after you go so

    that the change will not be so great

    I wonder how Kenneth will like being

    at home? He wont remember  much

    about No 2 will he I expect he will

    soon explore it all + make himself

    very much at home I hope you will 

    not find that you have a tremendous

    lot of work to do to get the house

    back to what you will want it to be



  • December 12, 2018 17:26:58 Annick Rodriguez

    will manage to persuade Maud to come

    + stay with you soon after you go so

    that the change will not be so great

    I wonder how Kenneth will like being


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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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  • Story location Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,


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Kate Ward
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June 1, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front




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