During the First World War, letter writing was the main form of communication
between soldiers and their loved ones, helping to ease the pain of separation.
No drill today, so I will have time to write a letter or two. ... A few of the bunch act
like a bunch of bums instead of soldiers, but they will get that taken out of them ...
Aug 30, 2013 ... Inside the First World War: Steven Brown's final correspondence ... Dear mother:
Inside the First World War brings you the poignant letters sent home by soldiers
.... April: Perhaps his mother wrote too late, or did not write at all.
When a historian reads those letters, he can get an idea of what the soldiers were
like and what they thought of while they were away from home. Letter writing ...
Jun 6, 2009 ... I am posting these letters as a tribute to my father and to all the men and women
who served in the ... and fight to destory the forces of ignorance, and intolerance,
and slavery, and war. ... Now I will be able to write to him.
Thank you for your interest in writing letters to our nation's heroes! ... need
hundreds of thousands of them for our Deployed Troops, New Recruits, and
Soldiers were also encouraged to write letters to friends and family in Britain. ...
The war is going to last some time yet, and might be another twelve months ...
Aug 4, 2014 ... Letters home from the Western Front in the First World War gave a snapshot of
the horrendous conditions suffered by Ulster soldiers in the trenches. ... There are
concerts occasionally and paper is provided for writing letters.
Letters home: Over the top Company Sergeant-Major James Milne wrote this
poignant ... When this reaches you for me there will be no more war, only eternal
peace and ... my letters dear, I am not waiting until I get your letters dear now
before I write ... EJ 'Ted' Poole was the younger brother of a soldier who was
killed at the...
Nov 16, 2010 ... Write a letter. At the end of the exhibition visitors have had the opportunity to
reflect on what they have seen by writing postcards to soldiers ...