Oakville Images
Wiltshiremen
Description
Creator
J. Shirley-Fox, Artist
Media Type
Image
Text
Item Type
Prints
Description
A postcard sent from Hugh home to his camily.
Inscriptions
Front:

" England may not be a military nation in the modern sense of the word but she knows how to maintain her position as mistress of the world whom called upon to do so and she intends to hold the heritage given to her by her ancestors and to hand it down even greater and stronger than she received it to her children"


Back:

In Devizes for Saturday night. I have a long letter for you in camp and will send it Sunday evening. Thanks ever so much for the socks bands and crackers.

Date of Original
November 21 1914
Date Of Event
September 4 1914
Subject(s)
Local identifier
SR_WWISB_0021d
Collection
Hugh S. Calverley Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.15009 Longitude: -81.23304
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

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Wiltshiremen


A postcard sent from Hugh home to his camily.