Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 407

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No 19

29/8/17

My Own Darling Wife,

  Just a short note this

time which may get through to 

you. We have had a pleasant

stay in this little village of

Millencourt by Albert & we leave

to-morrow to go north into

the Ypres area. We don't know

exactly what part of the front

we shall actually arrive at

but it may possibly be near

Popperinge. We look like trying

a different kind of fighting but

the men are good and I think 

we are fit enough for anything.

  I am very fit & well Darling

& I trust you are the same. We

don't look like having a post for

a couple of days so there may

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No 19

29/8/17

My Own Darling Wife,

  Just a short note this

time which may get through to 

you. We have had a pleasant

stay in this little village of

Millencourt by Albert & we leave

to-morrow to go north into

the Ypres area. We don't know

exactly what part of the front

we shall actually arrive at

but it may possibly be near

Popperinge. We look like trying

a different kind of fighting but

the men are good and I think 

we are fit enough for anything.

  I am very fit & well Darling

& I trust you are the same. We

don't look like having a post for

a couple of days so there may


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  • December 20, 2018 22:18:14 Thomas A. Lingner

    No 19

    29/8/17

    My Own Darling Wife,

      Just a short note this

    time which may get through to 

    you. We have had a pleasant

    stay in this little village of

    Millencourt by Albert & we leave

    to-morrow to go north into

    the Ypres area. We don't know

    exactly what part of the front

    we shall actually arrive at

    but it may possibly be near

    Popperinge. We look like trying

    a different kind of fighting but

    the men are good and I think 

    we are fit enough for anything.

      I am very fit & well Darling

    & I trust you are the same. We

    don't look like having a post for

    a couple of days so there may

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    Millencourt, France

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    Ypres, Belgium

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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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  • Story location Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,
  • Document location Millencourt, France
  • Additional document location Ypres, Belgium
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Contributor
Kate Ward
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


August 29, 1917
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