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Letter - We shot with the long Ross...
Description
Creator
Hugh S. Calverley, Author
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Correspondence
Description
A letter written by Hugh to Dick discussing weapons used during World War I
Date of Original
August 31, 1914
Subject(s)
Local identifier
SR_WWISB_0013
Collection
Hugh S. Calverley Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Canada
    Latitude: 46.9 Longitude: -71.5
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre
Email:sybil@joshuacreekheritagecentre.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

1086 Burnhamthorpe Rd.

Oakville, ON

Full Text

Dear Dick,

We shot with the long Ross today at the ranges using the peek sight. It is a good machine, easy to load, sight and shoot with. It weighs nine pounds or more. There is an aweful gang of men in camp.

Yours Hugh.

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Letter - We shot with the long Ross...


A letter written by Hugh to Dick discussing weapons used during World War I