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1918 Feb. 10

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick is working in the subsistence department of the quartermaster corps; they are in charge of all of the food. There are only a few men in the department so they are very busy and his spells of loneliness are short. They are far enough from the front that they do not hear the roar of guns but there are airplanes flying overhead frequently. He has heard that engineers from a camp came ... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Diary of Frank F. Newth

France - Diary kept by Frank F. Newth while in France, which provides more details about his work and experiences serving in the Army. Newth discusses working at Camp Devens, Fort Jay, and Camp Merritt before travelling to Winchester, England. Once he was in France he moved between a few different cities working for the Finance Department of the Quartermaster Corps. While in Amiens h... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Diary of Frank F. Newth

France - Transcript of diary kept by Frank F. Newth while in France, which provides more details about his work and experiences serving in the Army. Newth discusses working at Camp Devens, Fort Jay, and Camp Merritt before travelling to Winchester, England. Once he was in France he moved between a few different cities working for the Finance Department of the Quartermaster Corps. Whi... more

Frank F. Newth Papers