Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 212

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mine is more of a rest than yours 

for I haven't to get dressed for breakfast

and there is no Kenneth to see to +

all those other things which you

do + do not call work. Hope you

had a good time with Lills & the

children. I went to HdQrs to a meeting

this afternoon, stayed tea with them

+ then went on to Hall's tent. He

is back with us again from Brigade

+ is at present in command of 'B' Coy.

Did you have a good time at

Riccall? You were not far out

but we found the line different

from what we expected. We are

staying in twenty days - a good

long spell again isn't it? Still it

is not too much like hard work +

the danger is about the same when one

is anything like near to the front

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mine is more of a rest than yours 

for I haven't to get dressed for breakfast

and there is no Kenneth to see to +

all those other things which you

do + do not call work. Hope you

had a good time with Lills & the

children. I went to HdQrs to a meeting

this afternoon, stayed tea with them

+ then went on to Hall's tent. He

is back with us again from Brigade

+ is at present in command of 'B' Coy.

Did you have a good time at

Riccall? You were not far out

but we found the line different

from what we expected. We are

staying in twenty days - a good

long spell again isn't it? Still it

is not too much like hard work +

the danger is about the same when one

is anything like near to the front


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  • December 12, 2018 22:56:20 Thomas A. Lingner

    mine is more of a rest than yours 

    for I haven't to get dressed for breakfast

    and there is no Kenneth to see to +

    all those other things which you

    do + do not call work. Hope you

    had a good time with Lills & the

    children. I went to HdQrs to a meeting

    this afternoon, stayed tea with them

    + then went on to Hall's tent. He

    is back with us again from Brigade

    + is at present in command of 'B' Coy.

    Did you have a good time at

    Riccall? You were not far out

    but we found the line different

    from what we expected. We are

    staying in twenty days - a good

    long spell again isn't it? Still it

    is not too much like hard work +

    the danger is about the same when one

    is anything like near to the front

  • December 12, 2018 21:36:16 Annick Rodriguez

    mine is more of a rest than yours 

    for I havent to get dressed for breakfast

    and there is no Kenneth to see to +

    all those other things which you

    do + do not call work. Hope you

    had a good time with ...  and the

    children I went to HdQrs to a  meeting

    this afternoon stayed tea with them

    + then went on to Halls' tent He

    is back with us again from Brigade

    + is at present in command of B Coy

    Did you have a good time at

    Risall? You were not far out

    but we found the line different

    from what we expected We are

    staying in twenty days - a good

    long spell again isnt it? Still it

    is not too much like hard work +

    the danger is about the same when

    is anything like near to the front


  • December 12, 2018 21:35:34 Annick Rodriguez

    mine is more of a rest than yours 

    for I havent to get dressed for breakfast

    and there is no Kenneth to see to +

    all those other things which you

    do + do not call work. Hope you

    had a good time with ...  and the

    children I went to HdQrs to a  meeting

    this afternoon stayed tea with them

    + then went on to Halls' tent He

    is back with us again from Brigade

    + is at present in command of B Coy

    Did you have a good time at

    Risall? You were not far out

    but we found the line different

    from what we expected We are

    staying in twenty days - a good


  • December 12, 2018 21:34:23 Annick Rodriguez

    mine is more of a rest than yours 

    for I havent to get dressed for breakfast

    and there is no Kenneth to see to +

    all those other things which you

    do + do not call work. Hope you

    had a good time with ...  and the

    children I went to HdQrs to a  meeting

    this afternoon stayed tea with them

    + then went on to Halls' tent He

    is back with us again from Brigade


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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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Kate Ward
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June 5, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front




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