First letter home after enlistment
Wednesday, April 05, 1916
Transcribed by: Anne Hales
This is a transcription of the first postcard sent home by Private Cushnie, probably shortly after he enlisted. It was addressed to Mr. Geo. Cushnie.
Guelph, Tues Eve
We’ll be home by 1.30 or night train. Couldn’t see the officer tonight
This is part of the John Cushnie Collection. This is a collection of approximatly 98 letters from 1916 to 1918, and a diary with 220 entries from 1918. These letters and diary entries, were very gratiously provided by Anne Hales.