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"There goes our blinkin' parapet again."


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Types:
Postcards
Drawings
Description:
Cartoon of two soldiers in a trench commenting on an explosion nearby. Likely mailed to Rev. R.B. Layton, Kentville, Nova Scotia.
Notes:
In the 20 June 1916 Nova Scotia election, Liberal George Murray was re-elected.
Inscriptions:
Reverse:
Dear Layton:
Just a line in a hurry. We are on our way to France. Working 18 hrs. & sleeping 6 out of the 24. Sometimes no sleep, all work. I see you had rather a wonderful election in N.S. Poor J.D. What is he going to do now. I am Staff Serg. now with the 36th Battery. Kind regards to all the family.
Yours most truly,
Serg. G.W. Beck, 36th Battery,
9th Brigade C.F.A. [sic] c/o Army P.O. London
Date of Original:
1916
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
OILL0202
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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"There goes our blinkin' parapet again."
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