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1918 June 22

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

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick is writing in his tent, they are expecting more bombs from the Germans tonight so he will sleep very little. The captain will put a recommendation in for Sergeant as soon as there is a vacancy. He is looking forward to the photo of Letty in her Red Cross cap and apron. He is planning on having his picture taken soon.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 July 21

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

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick usually receives a letter from Letty on Sunday but he was disappointed today. He wonders if she is at the beach today, and hopes that she is thinking of him. Nick has the day off today since there is not much work in the office. They expect to move to a new section of France soon. While walking in the country with the Sergeant he picked a few poppies, he enclosed a pressed flower... 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