Captain/Major Harold Ward Correspondence, item 765

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5/1/18

No 31

My Own Darling,

  To-day I have been

lucky & have received two letters

from you Nos 28 & 29 & Kenneth's

letter. I hadn't had a letter for three

days but I expected they were delayed

on the journey. Yesterday afternoon I

had a trip to a small town near

by but it wasn't very exciting.

This morning I took the Bn for

a route march & to-night am

dining with Sherwell. The two

sparklet syphons arrived from

Herb to-night but we cannot

use them as they are not

complete. Bulb neck washer & also

pin missing. They may have dropped

out or been missed out in

packing. I am writing to ask

him to send two of each along.

  Life is much more pleasant

with the CO on leave & I feel as

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5/1/18

No 31

My Own Darling,

  To-day I have been

lucky & have received two letters

from you Nos 28 & 29 & Kenneth's

letter. I hadn't had a letter for three

days but I expected they were delayed

on the journey. Yesterday afternoon I

had a trip to a small town near

by but it wasn't very exciting.

This morning I took the Bn for

a route march & to-night am

dining with Sherwell. The two

sparklet syphons arrived from

Herb to-night but we cannot

use them as they are not

complete. Bulb neck washer & also

pin missing. They may have dropped

out or been missed out in

packing. I am writing to ask

him to send two of each along.

  Life is much more pleasant

with the CO on leave & I feel as


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  • January 28, 2019 01:27:13 Thomas A. Lingner

    5/1/18

    No 31

    My Own Darling,

      To-day I have been

    lucky & have received two letters

    from you Nos 28 & 29 & Kenneth's

    letter. I hadn't had a letter for three

    days but I expected they were delayed

    on the journey. Yesterday afternoon I

    had a trip to a small town near

    by but it wasn't very exciting.

    This morning I took the Bn for

    a route march & to-night am

    dining with Sherwell. The two

    sparklet syphons arrived from

    Herb to-night but we cannot

    use them as they are not

    complete. Bulb neck washer & also

    pin missing. They may have dropped

    out or been missed out in

    packing. I am writing to ask

    him to send two of each along.

      Life is much more pleasant

    with the CO on leave & I feel as

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    Havrincourt, Ribecourt-la-Tour,

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Kate Ward
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January 5, 1918
  • English

  • Western Front




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