Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 441

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business town before the war. You will

think that we are having a very gay time

Darling + we really are making the

most of out chances. We may go

into the line at any time + who knows

when we shall be able to go for a

joy ride again. Then between times

we work preparing for the greater +

more serious business of troubling

the Hun. On Saturday we were

inspected by the Army Commander - a man

who certainly knows his job. After looking

at the men + saying how good they were

he set a tactical scheme for the Coys

to carry out. Two on the defence two on

the attack + all work under the Coy

Commanders - so there was nothing for

the C.O. or me to do except watch

+ learn. As the show progress he

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business town before the war. You will

think that we are having a very gay time

Darling + we really are making the

most of out chances. We may go

into the line at any time + who knows

when we shall be able to go for a

joy ride again. Then between times

we work preparing for the greater +

more serious business of troubling

the Hun. On Saturday we were

inspected by the Army Commander - a man

who certainly knows his job. After looking

at the men + saying how good they were

he set a tactical scheme for the Coys

to carry out. Two on the defence two on

the attack + all work under the Coy

Commanders - so there was nothing for

the C.O. or me to do except watch

+ learn. As the show progress he


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  • December 22, 2018 01:27:57 Thomas A. Lingner

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances. We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows

    when we shall be able to go for a

    joy ride again. Then between times

    we work preparing for the greater +

    more serious business of troubling

    the Hun. On Saturday we were

    inspected by the Army Commander - a man

    who certainly knows his job. After looking

    at the men + saying how good they were

    he set a tactical scheme for the Coys

    to carry out. Two on the defence two on

    the attack + all work under the Coy

    Commanders - so there was nothing for

    the C.O. or me to do except watch

    + learn. As the show progress he

  • December 21, 2018 22:22:00 Annick Rodriguez

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows

    when we shall be able to go for a

    joy ride again. Then between times

    we work preparing for the greater +

    more serious business of troubling

    the Hun On Saturday we were

    inspected by the Army Commander - a man

    who certainly knows his job After looking

    at the men + saying how good they were

    he set a tactical scheme for the Coys

    to carry out Two on the defence two on

    the attack + all work under the Coy

    Commander- so there was nothing for

    the C.O. + or me to do except watch

    + learn As the show progress he


  • December 21, 2018 22:21:06 Annick Rodriguez

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows

    when we shall be able to go for a

    joy ride again. Then between times

    we work preparing for the greater +

    more serious business of troubling

    the Hun On Saturday we were

    inspected by the Army Commander - a man

    who certainly knows his job After looking

    at the men + saying how good they were

    he set a tactical scheme for the Coys

    to carry out Two on the defence two on

    the attack + all work under the Coy

    Commander- so there was nothing for


  • December 21, 2018 22:20:36 Annick Rodriguez

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows

    when we shall be able to go for a

    joy ride again. Then between times

    we work preparing for the greater +

    more serious business of troubling

    the Hun On Saturday we were

    inspected by the Army Commander - a man

    who certainly knows his job After looking

    at the men + saying how good they were

    he set a tactical scheme for the Coys

    to carry out Two on the defence two on



  • December 21, 2018 21:57:18 Annick Rodriguez

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows

    when we shall be able to go for a

    joy ride again. Then between times

    we work preparing for the greater +

    more serious business of troubling

    the Hun On Saturday we were

    inspected by the Army Commander - a man

    who certainly knows his job After looking



  • December 21, 2018 21:57:10 Annick Rodriguez

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows

    when we shall be able to go for a

    joy ride again. Then between times

    we work preparing for the greater +

    more serious business of troubling

    the Hun On Saturday we were

    inspected by the Army Commander - a man

    who certainly knows his job After looking


  • December 21, 2018 21:52:21 Annick Rodriguez

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows

    when we shall be able to go for a

    joy ride again. Then between


  • December 21, 2018 21:51:53 Annick Rodriguez

    business town before the war. You will

    think that we are having a very gay time

    Darling + we really are making the

    most of out chances We may go

    into the line at any time + who knows


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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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Contributor
Kate Ward
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September 10, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front




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