Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 289

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going strong? I had a letter

from Harry last night. That

was a great effort for him

wasn't it?

  Well Sweetheart mine I hope 

you are not feeling lonely, so far

from all your people. I expect

Kenneth occupies a fair amount

of your time & you must have

a lot of work to do with a

house to look after again.

  My men are all in good form

& enjoying life. They are a most

wonderful lot & would do anything 

I asked them whatever the danger.

Even those who are nervous

seem to steady when there is

any fun on foot or when they

get in to the front line.

  I missed my lunch to-day as

I had breakfast late. Holmes

has just brought a special tea

in saying he had two big

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going strong? I had a letter

from Harry last night. That

was a great effort for him

wasn't it?

  Well Sweetheart mine I hope 

you are not feeling lonely, so far

from all your people. I expect

Kenneth occupies a fair amount

of your time & you must have

a lot of work to do with a

house to look after again.

  My men are all in good form

& enjoying life. They are a most

wonderful lot & would do anything 

I asked them whatever the danger.

Even those who are nervous

seem to steady when there is

any fun on foot or when they

get in to the front line.

  I missed my lunch to-day as

I had breakfast late. Holmes

has just brought a special tea

in saying he had two big


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  • December 16, 2018 17:33:16 Thomas A. Lingner

    going strong? I had a letter

    from Harry last night. That

    was a great effort for him

    wasn't it?

      Well Sweetheart mine I hope 

    you are not feeling lonely, so far

    from all your people. I expect

    Kenneth occupies a fair amount

    of your time & you must have

    a lot of work to do with a

    house to look after again.

      My men are all in good form

    & enjoying life. They are a most

    wonderful lot & would do anything 

    I asked them whatever the danger.

    Even those who are nervous

    seem to steady when there is

    any fun on foot or when they

    get in to the front line.

      I missed my lunch to-day as

    I had breakfast late. Holmes

    has just brought a special tea

    in saying he had two big

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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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  • Story location Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,


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5037 / 56662
Source
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Contributor
Kate Ward
License
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July 3, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front




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