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1919 Mar. 1

Deposition from illegible to Examining Officer

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - 'Jerkin was bought for Pvt. Jackson by Capt. Allen his former comandg officer. Scarf was made for him by a member of his family. I believe his statement to be true."

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1919 May 11

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to Catherine Whalen Jackson

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - Writes on mother's day. Blue feeling in camp on the day and heard some good sermons; thinks of mothers whose sons had died. Has avoided sickness in his time in service.

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1919 Apr. 2

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to Thomas W. Jackson

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - Has not received Mim's letter, but would like to find who it is who takes all mail containing money. Has requested a leave for Paris in April. Still attached to the classification camp and likely will be until he returns home.

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1919 May 20

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to sister

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - Sad news about who has died of the flu in Hamp. Irritation at who gets sent home and those who get preference. Assures her that the stories circulated in the states about the camp are false, made up by men of the 41st Division who went home in February. There is a venereal camp nearby, but an entirely separate organization from the classification camp. Has seen many let... more

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1919 May 3

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to sister

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - About 17,000 soldiers in camp, most going home on special orders or on discharge. Some are staying in France to set up businesses or marry French girls. "You would be surprised to see the number of American soldiers that marry here. I have seen several weddings take place... some very pretty girls here, but it would take more than that piece of paper so called discharge for me to m... more

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1919 Mar. 22

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to Thomas W. Jackson

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - Camp has improved some, but in December he saw some of the worst sights he has ever seen. Did not receive the promotion, but has a major pulling for him. Heard Mr. Higgins had inquired after him and says there might be a chance with his daughter "although she is a little fat. Could stand for that so long as there is Bocoo money attached to it. Do you compre Bocoo that means lots, s... more

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1919 Jan. 27

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to sister

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - Disgusted: "There are men getting out of the army on claims that are ridiculous. We sure are in a position to see all those things and I have come to the conclusion that [I] have done my part and think that [I] should have a chance for a release." Anger over release orders and people playing the game: saw Calvin Coolidge's name in the newspaper and wonders whether he mi... more

Charles E. Jackson Papers