Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 477

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cleaned. Had to wait

till daylight to do

that. Last night we

had a heavy shower

but early this morning

it was bright & starlighted.

The clouds rolled up

later & just as the Bn

started the rain came.

It was more of a drizzle

than anything else

but vastly uncomfortable.

Most of the cleaning up

was done in the rain

but when I rode off

it was fine. I came

across country & by

byelanes so it did

not take me long

to cover the ground.

As usual we don't

know how long we

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cleaned. Had to wait

till daylight to do

that. Last night we

had a heavy shower

but early this morning

it was bright & starlighted.

The clouds rolled up

later & just as the Bn

started the rain came.

It was more of a drizzle

than anything else

but vastly uncomfortable.

Most of the cleaning up

was done in the rain

but when I rode off

it was fine. I came

across country & by

byelanes so it did

not take me long

to cover the ground.

As usual we don't

know how long we


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  • January 7, 2019 23:15:20 Stella Watkin

    2

    cleaned. Had to wait

    till daylight to do

    that. Last night we

    had a heavy shower

    but early this morning

    it was bright & starlighted.

    The clouds rolled up

    later & just as the Bn

    started the rain came.

    It was more of a drizzle

    than anything else

    but vastly uncomfortable.

    Most of the cleaning up

    was done in the rain

    but when I rode off

    it was fine. I came

    across country & by

    byelanes so it did

    not take me long

    to cover the ground.

    As usual we don't

    know how long we

  • December 23, 2018 15:35:23 Thomas A. Lingner

    2

    cleaned. Had to wait

    till daylight to do

    that. Last night we

    had a heavy shower

    but early this morning

    it was bright & starlighted.

    The clouds rolled up

    later & just as the Bn

    started the rain came.

    It was more of a drizzle

    than anything else

    but vastly uncomfortable.

    Most of the cleaning up

    was done in the rain

    but when I rode off

    it was fine. I came

    across country & by

    bylanes so it did

    not take me long

    to cover the ground.

    As usual we don't

    know how long we


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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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5037 / 56850
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Kate Ward
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


September 20, 1917
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