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1919 Apr. 20

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to sister

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - Last week answered a call for 50 men to go to Antwerp; would do almost anything to get out of camp. Nothing to see in camp but soldiers and barracks "also when you see the way things are carried on here as no doubt you have heard something about this camp as the papers have been filled with articles regarding conditions and etc."

Charles E. Jackson Papers

1919 Feb. 6

Jackson, Charles E.

Letter from Charles E. Jackson to brother

St. Aignan des Noyers (France) - Still in classification camp, with only a couple of hundred under their supervision. Glad the recipient did not have to cross the deep blue or take part in war. "Are you still employed at the casket shop. must have been some demand for caskets at the rate the people have died in the states. Perhaps it would be safe to say more have died with the Flu than were actually k... more

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 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

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 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