Private John Cushnie Collection

Photo's from the Cushnie Collection

Photographs

Private John Cushnie wrote approximatly 91 letters home from 1916 to 1918, and a diary with 220 entries from 1918. These letters and diary entries, gratiously provided by Anne Hales and describe John's life in the CEF, from the telegram that he sent saying that he would be home for his first weekend of leave after enlisting, to the telegram that announced that he was back from Europe.

 

Photo Comment
Private John CushniePart of the Cushnie Collection of letters, diaries and photos.
The 153rd Battalion MarchingTaken in Canada before the 153rd departed for England. Part of the Cushnie Collection of letters, diaries and photos.
John Cushnie in EuropeTaken in either England or France. John is on the left. Part of the Cushnie Collection of letters, diaries and photos.
In the trenches in FranceTaken in France, summer 1918 Part of the Cushnie Collection of letters, diaries and photos.