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If I Do Die, I Die as a Soldier

Dear Mom and Dad,

Well I just got back from R&R and I am now in An Khe so I thought that I drop a few lines. 258 more words

Vietnam War

Letter Home

Hello all,

 Did you know that Taiwan is not the only Envision site?

Envision is the branch of the Christian and Missionary Alliance (C&MA) that I serve with. 779 more words

Letter About Vimy: "Of course he was dead so I suppose it didn’t inconvenience him any."

Stuart Cameron Kirkland was a 33 year old barrister who joined the 91st Battalion at St. Thomas on April 26, 1916. Less then a year later, assigned to the 18th Battalion, he was to participate in the attack on Vimy Ridge where he was wounded. 1,209 more words

18th Battalion CEF

"Despite even greater disappointments and tragedies...": Letters home from Captain Jame Roy Grey

Letters to and from the Front give us a fascinating glimpse of the lives of the people that participated directly and indirectly with World War 1. 2,381 more words

18th Battalion CEF

Somewhere in Belgium

Well, I made it through another day
(Not everyone did)
And now can dream again
Of getting back to you
(And our kid).

The fighting over for now… 75 more words


Seventh Letter Home

Greetings to all,

Welcome to my Q2 2015 update email. When I last wrote, I was finishing up work in Kaolack and preparing to move to the big lights of the big capital city of Dakar. 1,157 more words

Peace Corps

Mom Blog Alert

Vienna has been very busy in the last few weeks — first the glamorous and golden Life Ball. a fundraiser for AIDS/ dress up ball/crazy party and then the Eurovision Song Contest, which is all about cheezy pop songs and national pride. 896 more words