4 results found for: subject:"World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France--Amiens"

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1918 Apr. 3

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

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick has been busy recently, they had to move their offices to another town because military operations moved into the section of France they were in. He could write a hundred pages about everything that has happened in the past week, but he is not allowed to. Last night he slept out in a field, but they expect better quarters soon. Nick is with British and French men, he does not see a lo... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Nov. 22

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

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

Rouen (France) - Nick has returned from a three day trip paying sick and wounded soldiers at different hospitals. When he returned to Rouen there were two letters from Letty, the first mail he has received since leaving Tours. Nick is now allowed to tell Letty about the places he has been and what he has seen so he gives her a an overview of where he has been since leaving America. After a seven day journey... 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